Fred Dibnah's Made in Britain

Mechanics and Riveters

Series 1 - Episode 7 Mechanics and Riveters

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Summary

The former steeplejack investigates traditional craftsmanship in Yorkshire and Derbyshire, including glass-cutting, making rivets using the traditional hot forge method, and ornate carving. He also catches up with some old friends in the process of restoring a showman's engine and watches workers at the Midland Railway Centre as they repair damaged trains.

Cast & Crew

Presenter Fred Dibnah
Director David Hall
Producer David Hall
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