Fred Dibnah's Made in Britain

Series 1

Series 1, Episode 12 - A Lifetime's Achievement

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The concluding part of the enlightening series on engineering. In this final episode, Fred Dibnah travels down to London to collect his MBE from the Queen.

Series 1, Episode 11 - The Engineering Workshop

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Fred Dibnah and his team are in the mountains of Snowdonia to visit the Welsh Slate Museum on the final stage of their journey.

Series 1, Episode 10 - Chains and Copper

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Engineering history with the great enthusiast, travelling the land by traction engine. Fred is in the Black Country watching the skills of an authentic chain maker.

Series 1, Episode 9 - Engines at Work

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Our man Fred explores the country's proud industrial heritage, this time meeting up with a few old friends at the North Staffs and Cheshire Traction Engine Club.
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Series 1, Episode 8 - Pattern Making

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Engineering travels with the great man. Leaving his engine to be fixed, Fred visits David Ragsdale, a skilled pattern maker who just happens to own six steam engines.

Series 1, Episode 7 - Mechanics and Riveters

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Astounding bits of engineering. Fred stops off at Andy Thornton's, a company that makes ornate carvings, and moves on to Worsborough to make hot forge rivets.

Series 1, Episode 6 - The Road to Steel City

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Lancashire's greatest engineering enthusiast travels the country by traction engine. Fred fulfils an ambition by driving across Scammonden Bridge over the M62.

Series 1, Episode 5 - Water and Boilers

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The great man tours the country, looking at some of our staggering feats of engineering. Fred visits Ryhope pumping station and the Israel Newton boiler works.

Series 1, Episode 4 - Castings

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Fred Dibnah and his steersman Alf travel up to Scotland, where they marvel at the ingenuity of the Falkirk wheel and visit one of the few surviving traditional iron works.

Series 1, Episode 3 - The Source of Iron

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Fred Dibnah travels around Britain in style, bringing the great engineers of the past to life. Fred reaches Cumbria where iron ore was once mined on a large scale.

13. A Lifetime's Achievement (Part 2)...

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Fred Dibnah completes his monumental journey around Britain on his traction engine as he makes one final trip down to London to collect his MBE.

12. A Lifetime's Achievement

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Documentary series in which Fred Dibnah travels around Britain. Fred Dibnah navigates Snowdonia and the Llanberis Pass, before starting his journey from Bolton to Buckingham Palace.

10. Chains and Copper

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Fred Dibnah travels Britain in a traction engine in search of engineering skills from a bygone age. Fred watches the skills of an authentic chain maker.

9. Engines at Work

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Fred Dibnah travels Britain in a traction engine in search of engineering skills from a bygone age. Fred visits a pumping station with a triple expansion engine.

8. Pattern Making

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Fred Dibnah searches Britain for technology from a bygone age. He visits David Ragsdale, a skilled pattern maker who owns six steam engines.

7. Mechanics and Riveters

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Fred Dibnah travels Britain in a traction engine in search of engineering skills from a bygone age. Fred visits a company that makes ornate carvings.

6. The Road to Steel City

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Fred Dibnah travels Britain in a traction engine in search of engineering skills and technology from a bygone age. He visits a forge in Sheffield.

5. Water and Boilers

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Fred Dibnah searches Britain for technology from a bygone age, visiting Ryhope pumping station in Sunderland and the Israel Newton boiler works in Bradford.

4. Castings

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Fred and his steersman Alf travel up to Scotland, where they marvel at the ingenuity of the Falkirk Wheel and visit one of the region's few surviving iron works.

3. The Source of Iron

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Fred reaches Cumbria where iron ore was once mined on a large scale, and enjoys the Lake District on a friend's steam boat. It's then on to the Florence Mine.
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