Comic Tales

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Comic Railway Tales

od008: Dates ----~----|

As the railways became part of daily routine they increasingly became the subject of satire. Music Hall songs and monologues feature strongly in this category. The pieces...

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Cabman's Railway Yarn, The

bar049: Dates ----~1920|

An incompetent driver gets lost on a branch-line network and ends up back at his starting point. [Note 049.0]

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Scotch Express from Ireland, The

bar374: Dates ----~1933|

The hero prevents disaster by putting a halfpenny on line. The Scots driver stops the train to retrieve it.

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