When steam started to disappear in the 1950's, bands of volunteers got together to save some of the tracks and the steam engines that ran on them. The home movies they shot tell the story of how they did it, and how they helped people to reconnect to a world of steam almost lost forever.
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[recounting the plans to re-open the Keighley & Worth Valley Railway
I remember one of the local mill owners saying "I don't care what you're going to run on the line. I don't care about the locomotives or the rolling stock. I want to know: will there still be a 7:15 train for my workers to get to t'mill?".
Features The Railway Children
Written by Barry Gibb
, Maurice Gibb
, and Robin Gibb
Performed by The Bee Gees See more