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  • Description

    Title reads: "Perth".

    New gas driven bus demonstrated at Perth, Scotland.

    Various shots of ordinary looking bus. Various shots of engine and mechanisms inside bus. The bus is unusual as it is powered by gas produced from coal ("anthracite"). The coal converted into gas inside the bus.

    According to narrator this invention is important as all other vehicles are dependant on petrol and crude oil imported from foreign countries, the new bus is fuelled by home produced coal.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    02/12/1937
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    16082
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    943.45
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:00:38:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:41:34:00 / 01:42:12:00
    Canister:
    37/96
    Sort Number:
    37/096
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    Science & Technology Trade & Industry
    WorkSpaces
    Scotland Tayside & Central Scotland Buses
  • Stills

    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

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