Footage of Metropolitan Transit trains in Melbourne, Australia

Made:
1985-1995
part of archive:
GEC Traction Archive
maker:
GEC Traction Limited

Footage of unknown provenance.

Footage of trains in Melbourne, Australia (unedited rushes). The shots are taken from the trackside and show trains passing. The trains filmed bear the yellow and green logo of the Metropolitan Transit Authority. Two versions of the logo and tag line appear on the footage, the earliest as 'Metropolitan Transit', and the latest tag line 'The Met' as it was renamed in the late 1980's.

Details

Extent:
4 mins 35 seconds video on 1 VHS cassette
Identifier:
GEC/4/6/23
Subject:
Urban Transport, Video Tape Recordings
Access:
Access is given in accordance with the NRM access policy. Access to film collections is assessed on a case by case basis.

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