BBC Hunting the Nazi Gold Train 2016 1080p HDTV x264 AAC-MVGroup
00:57:00 | 3647 kb/s | 1920x1080 | 23.98 fps | aac, 48000 Hz, stereo (eng) | 1.45 GiB
In August 2015, two amateur researchers declared they had found a lost Nazi train buried in a railway cutting near Walbrzych, southern Poland. Better still, they believed the train might be loaded with gold, armaments or precious treasure, all left behind by the Nazis at the end of WWII. The claim sparked a global media frenzy. Locals have long believed that at least one train, loaded with looted Nazi gold, left the provincial capital Wroclaw in early 1945. But until now, no one has discovered what happened to it.
Dan Snow follows the treasure hunters as they hunt for the gold train, while also carrying out his own investigation into this story, one that leads all the way to Adolf Hitler himself and his secret plans for this remote corner of the Third Reich during the last months of World War II.
Dan explores the astonishing underground tunnel complex called Riese, built on the Fuhrer\'s orders almost certainly as an underground city to house armaments production beyond the reach of Allied bombing. Nearby, Dan visits the Ksiaz Place castle, which at the end of the war was converted into a possible bolt-hole for Hitler and his high command. A door from the Fuhrer\'s bedroom leads down to tunnels that could have linked the palace with the underground Riese complex.