Fred Dibnah's World Of Steel, Steam And Stone: Collection

20/08/2012
  |  Buy to Own: 20/08/2012
  |  360 min
Rated TBC by the BBFC

Synopsis

This series showcases the many sides of late Bolton steeplejack Fred Dibnah: engineer, artist, craftsman, steam enthusiast, inventor and storyteller. Combining unseen footage with highlights from Fred's television career, the series celebrates his contribution to our appreciation of Britain's architectural, industrial and engineering heritage, and includes interviews with Fred's family and friends as well as figures from the world of industrial heritage. The episodes are: 'The Industrial Landscape', 'Back Street Mechanic', 'The Machines That Changed the World', 'Men of Iron', 'The Victorian Gentleman', 'Preserving Our Past', 'All Steamed Up', 'Riches Beneath the Earth', 'Changing the Landscape', 'Great British Builders', 'Masters of Their Trade' and 'A Good Day's Work'.

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