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    No title - New continental road signs. (part of issue - 'World in View').

    London.

    C/U of various road signs. M/S of traffic on motorway, travelling towards camera. C/U's of signs reading 'clear way' with arrows going in different directions. Various shots of traffic driving. Various C/U's of road signs for 'No Stopping', 'No Stopping No 'U' Turning', C/U signs for 70, 50, 40, 30, and 10 miles an hour. C/U traffic driving towards camera. C/U road sign 'End of Motorway'.

    Various interior shots of workshop where road signs are being made. Exterior shots of road signs for 'Give Way', 'No Entry', 'School' and 'Children'. C/U of chart showing all the road signs and what they mean. C/U of two signs on the chart both for cycling. Various shots of the chart. Various shots as motorist passes the new road signs outside, such as 'no entry' and 'no left turn'. M/S as he comes to a sign he does not understand and gets out of the car. M/S as he gets out the chart and looks it up, finding it means uneven road. Various shots of cars beeping behind him in the traffic jam he has caused.

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    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    19/01/1967
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    56032
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    2017.10
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:41:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:15:51:00 / 01:17:32:00
    Canister:
    67/6
    Sort Number:
    67/006
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    Religion & Politics
    WorkSpaces
    Classic Motoring Temporary Workspaces: 23.4.2011 00:31 Transport Transport
  • Stills

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

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