Fred Dibnah’s World of Steam, Steel and Stone

Fred Dibnah's World of Steam, Steel and Stone

As Fred was growing up in Bolton, his house was surrounded by canals, railway lines, bridges and tunnels and he was always fascinated by the skills of the men who built them. The passion and enthusiasm he showed for great engineering projects throughout the ages, has helped to appreciate more fully the way in which so much of our landscape has been influenced by human activity.

Fred Dibnah’s World of Steam, Steel and Stone – Tuesday 7pm on BBC4

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