Athletics - Peugeot Talbot Games - Men's 800 Metres - Crystal Palace
Sebastian Coe (no.2) making it a comfortable win in the Men's 800 metres of the Peageot Talbot Games at Crystal Palace in 1 min 46.13 seconds. He won by some three yards from fellow Britons Steve Heard (11) and Steve Crabb (3), battling through the quality international field for the runners-up spot.
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Star Loco; A scene from the Ealing Comedy, 'Titfield Thunderbolt'
6th September 1952: A scene from the Ealing comedy, 'Titfield Thunderbolt' with the Thunderbolt played by the 'Lion' a 114 year old locomotive lent by the Liverpool Engineering Society which originally ran on the Liverpool-Manchester line. Original Publication: Picture Post - 6043 - The Thunderbolt Rides Again - pub.1952 (Photo by Daniel Farson/Picture Post/Getty Images)
Tyrannosaurus rex hunting
Tyrannosaurus rex hunting. Computer artwork of a Tyrannosaurus rex dinosaur hunting an Ornithomimus dinosaur. T. rex was among the largest carnivorous dinosaurs. It was about 6 metres tall and weighed about 7 tonnes. T. rex lived in North America and Asia during the late Cretaceous period, between 85 and 65 million years ago. The head is heavily built and has the sharp teeth of a predator. T. rex is thought to have scavenged as well as hunted for food. The Ornithomimus dinosaur was about 6 metres long and 2 metres tall. It was an omnivore. It was fast and agile, thought to have been capable of speeds of up to 70 kilometres per hour. It lived from 76-65 million years ago.
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