Watkin's Folly

Episodes

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02 LASTLondon's Eiffel Tower20020815

The story of what was to be the world's tallest building - in Wembley.

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`A Tunnel to France'.

David Stafford profiles Sir Edward Watkin, the 19th-century railway pioneer who was one of the first to envisage the Channel Tunnel (1/2) / `A Tunnel to France'.

In the first of two programmes, David Stafford digs up the secrets of Sir Edward Watkin - father of the Channel Tunnel.

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X02 LASTLondon2002021120020815

`London's Eiffel Tower'.

In the second of two programmes, David Stafford uncovers the story of what was to be the world's tallest building - in Wembley.

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