2 Magnificent Roads 1924

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    Tyne and Wear.

    Title: "2 Magnificent New Roads opened 4 1/2 mile Newcastle to Tynemouth coast road, costing £168,000 opened by Minister of Transport".

    M/S of the Minister of Transport (Wutherspoon?) and a crowd of people (including two men in mayor's chains), a ribbon is strung up in front of them, the Minister gives a speech, cuts a ribbon and the crowd applaud.

    M/S of a fleet of cars driving down one of the new roads. M/S of the cars driving very slowly under a railway bridge, a crowd watches from the roadside, several men, including the Minister, walk in front of the cars.

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    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    15/12/1924
    Sound:
    Silent
    Media URN:
    24756
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    366.11
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:00:54:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:18:24:00 / 01:19:18:00
    Canister:
    G 1146
    Sort Number:
    G 1146
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