Britain's Greatest Machines with Chris Barrie: Season 1, Episode 2

1950s: A New World Order (11 Jun. 2009)

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Chris takes a ride on the iconic Routemaster bus at his local skidpan and fires up a Vulcan bomber. Then, taking the controls of a Deltic Diesel locomotive, he finds out how wartime ... See full summary »

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Tim O'Brien ...
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Kevin Stone ...
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Chris takes a ride on the iconic Routemaster bus at his local skidpan and fires up a Vulcan bomber. Then, taking the controls of a Deltic Diesel locomotive, he finds out how wartime technology and material were used to build groundbreaking new machines in an attempt to remain a world leader in engineering. Written by National Geographic

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