Riding Britain's Railways

Britain's railways were key to the development of Britain - they helped facilitate the Industrial Revolution, the suburbs- and the commuter - and created popular holiday destinations. They've even inspired poetry, film and song. Combining contemporary train journeys with ITN's extensive archive this series provides a unique and revealing history of Britain's railroads and our engineering evolution. In each episode our presenter will take a different rail journey across the UK, use historical rail guides, board classic trains, experience captivating views and explore fascinating histories and personal stories. We'll hear stories of success - and learn about the disasters which pushed the engineering forward.

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  • TheTVDB.com Series ID 249131
  • Status Ended
  • First Aired March 15, 2015
  • Production Company 2010 ITN Productions
  • Network National Geographic National Geographic (UK)
  • Average Runtime 60 minutes
  • Genres Documentary
  • Original Country United States of America
  • Original Language English
  • Episode Screenshot Format 16:9 Screencap
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  • Created May 29, 2011 by
    rafaco
  • Modified December 25, 2021 by
    reubot
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