Film ID:
YFA 5530

POST OFFICE TOWER & BINGLEY RAILWAY STATION

c.1966

Visitor Tabs

Description

This is a film made by Mr D Walker of Beverley of a trip to the recently opened Post Office Tower in London.  It also includes footage of other trains passing Bingley Railway Station. 

The Post Office Tower is seen from Regents Park and then shown close up.  The streets below and surrounding sights are then filmed from the top of the Tower.

Title – Bingley

A passenger train pulled by a diesel engine passes through Bingley Station, followed by a goods train carrying petroleum pulled by a steam locomotive.  Out by a signal box several DMUs pass by, followed by another goods train being hauled by a steam engine.