Piccadilly In York 1938

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    No title. PICCADILLY IN YORK. London in the Provinces. Yorkshire

    C/U of 'Piccadilly' sign in London. M/S of Statue of Eros. M/S of medieval gateway. C/U of 'Piccadilly' sign on it. M/S of oldest city gateway in Europe. M/S of a house within the walls. M/S as camera pans down city gateway with English and French coat of arms on it. M/S as plant is watered, M/S as a woman pegs her washing out. M/S as cars drive through the arch underneath.

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    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    17/03/1938
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    42257
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1252.17
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:00:52:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:23:48:00 / 01:24:40:00
    Canister:
    NSP 103
    Sort Number:
    NSP 103
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