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East Somerset Railway

Duration: 06:40

First broadcast: 22 November 1981

In this extract from the series for deaf viewers, Jeff Bown talks about how he has loved steam trains since he first sneaked out to watch them at the local station when he was eight years old. He explains the work he is doing restoring the Green Knight engine and confirms that there is no danger for deaf people working with steam trains - he explains the work he is doing restoring the Green Knight engine and talks about the camaraderie of the enthusiasts who run the line.

Available since: Fri 8 Mar 2013

This clip is from

See Hear Series 1, Episode 7

Magazine for the deaf community highlighting the issues affecting the community. (1981)

First broadcast: 22 Nov 1981

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