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April 23 2012, 11.33AM Swindon Viewpoint
June 1, 1979 The Western class 52 diesel locomotive, built at Swindon, was the mainstay of British Rail's modernisation programme and the move...
April 12 2012, 2.52PM Swindon Viewpoint
July 1, 1978 GWR's Clun Castle visits Carlisle Alan Wilmot 45 secs
April 11 2012, 8.13PM Swindon Viewpoint
August 1, 1948 The transporter table at Swindon Works. GWR locomotive 7016 'Chester Castle' is delivered to the outside world and a life ...
April 4 2012, 10.19AM Swindon Viewpoint
July 1, 1958 Short clip of a GWR Pannier Tank Engine. This was the 'workhorse' made for the GWR system by Swindon Works. Although it lack...
March 29 2012, 2.34PM Swindon Viewpoint
July 1, 1983 Join Swindon's most famous product as she steams home from Paddington in 1983 Nick Lehrer 1 min 28 secs
December 26 2010, 3.38PM Swindon Viewpoint
July 1, 1985 A Video poem from 1985, made during the closure of Swindon Works - to mark the passing of Railway Swindon 57 secs