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    Item title reads: "Royal Omnibus Route. For the first time buses pass Buckingham Palace and the Mall as an alternative route to Piccadilly during repairs."

    London

    M/S view from behind shows cars and a double decker bus sporting a Wrigley's advert. This is followed by other traffic driving down the Mall towards the palace, which is seen in the background. View of the palace with the Queen Victoria Memorial in front. Buses and cars move towards and away from camera. Traffic is seen around the Memorial, followed by a shot down towards Admiralty Arch, showing the tree lined route and lots of cars and buses coming and going.

    Note: Great shots of public transport and increasing traffic.

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    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    18/08/1927
    Sound:
    Silent
    Media URN:
    33299
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    694.27
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:06:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:46:29:00 / 01:47:35:00
    Canister:
    G 1425
    Sort Number:
    G 1425
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    Travel & Exploration
    WorkSpaces
    This Place in History History Spot Stills London Buses Dickensian London
  • Stills

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

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