Fred Dibnah's Made in Britain

Chains and Copper

Series 1 - Episode 10 Chains and Copper



Fred watches a traditional chain-maker at work and visits a copper mine, before discovering how the metal sheets produced would be transformed through a spinning process. He also takes a trip to the Ffestiniog railway, built to transport slate, where he rides on the footplate of a 19th-century train and sees the world's oldest working steam engine.

Cast & Crew

Presenter Fred Dibnah
Director David Hall
Producer David Hall