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  • Description

    Full title reads: "London. Road Under The Strand".

    Kingsway, London. An old tram tunnel is converted to road use to speed up traffic.

    GV Of the new Strand underpass looking at it from the Waterloo Bridge entrance. Travel shot approaching the South ramp at the Waterloo Bridge end. We travel down the ramp to the entrance of the tunnel. SV Towards and pan car travelling along the tunnel. Travel shot along tunnel right through to the Kingsway exit. We start to climb the ramp at the Kingsway exit. SV Towards and pan car driving up the ramp at the Kingsway exit.

    GV Of the Strand underpass at the Waterloo Bridge entrance. SV Pan. Lord Herbert Morrison arriving to cut tape for the opening ceremony. LV Press Photographers. SV Lord Morrison cutting the tape at the Waterloo Bridge entrance of the Strand underpass. Camera pans to people applauding. LV Lord Morrison and party walking down the ramp to inspect the tunnel. SV ditto.

    (Orig.Neg.)

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    23/01/1964
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    54152
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1747.11
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:21:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:52:08:00 / 01:53:29:00
    Canister:
    64/8
    Sort Number:
    64/008
  • Appears in...

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    City Secret LONDON City Walk 2
  • Stills

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

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