History of British Trains
This comprehensive history of British trains includes a discussion of George Stephenson, the "Father of Railways!" The civil and mechanical engineer built the Liverpool and Manchester Railway (the first public intercity railway line in the world) for steam trains, which opened in 1830. The U.K. led the way for other industrial nations en route to mass transportation of cargo and people. 4 DVDs. 2013/color-b&w/7 hrs., 30 min/NR/fullscreen.
|Run Time:||450 minutes|