Extreme Railway Journeys

Extreme Railway Journeys (2012)

From the African jungle to the Australian Outback, Chris Tarrant checks out some of the most interesting railways in the world. Meeting with drivers, engineers, passengers and others, Chris discovers how these marvellous machines were built, how they operate and how they've changed the lives of those they've touch.

Chris Tarrant

Series, 2012, Documentary, Science & Tech, Travel


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Saturday, July 18

7:35pm

Extreme Railway Journeys ‘Crossing The Emerald Isle’

SBS

Extreme Railway Journeys

'Crossing The Emerald Isle'

SBS, 7:35pm, Sat, 18 Jul 2020, 55 minutes

Chris is in one of his favourite places, Ireland. He?s on a mission to visit all four corners of the Emerald Isle in just six days on an ageing network than has seen better days. Largely built during British colonial rule, this is one of the oldest networks in the world. These railways have played their part in over a hundred years of troubled Irish history.

Chris Tarrant

Series, 2019, United Kingdom, English, Documentary, Science & Tech, Travel, Season 6 Episode 3


Extreme Railway Journeys ‘Crossing The Emerald Isle’

SBS HD

Extreme Railway Journeys

'Crossing The Emerald Isle'

SBS HD, 7:35pm, Sat, 18 Jul 2020, 55 minutes

Chris is in one of his favourite places, Ireland. He?s on a mission to visit all four corners of the Emerald Isle in just six days on an ageing network than has seen better days. Largely built during British colonial rule, this is one of the oldest networks in the world. These railways have played their part in over a hundred years of troubled Irish history.

Chris Tarrant

Series, 2019, United Kingdom, English, Documentary, Science & Tech, Travel, Season 6 Episode 3


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