Tourists In London 1970-1979

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    London.

    Coach filled with tourists moving along street. It stops outside Westminster Abbey and the. Tourists leaving the coach to go into the Abbey. Various shots of the tourists leaving the coaches. Various shots of the crowd around Guardsmen on horseback at Horse Guards Parade. Little boy gives some food to a horse and it bites him. Boy is seen crying. More shots of large crowd at Horse Guards Parade taking photographs etc. Coach driving past Buckingham Palace, large crowd in front of Palace, tourists clinging to the gates, hoping to see the Queen presumably. More travelling shots around the palace. Various travelling shots around central London.

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    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1970 - 1979
    Sound:
    Mute
    Media URN:
    92728
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    3416.06
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration
    00:12:28:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:39:09:00 / 01:51:37:00
    Canister:
    UN 4679 C
    Sort Number:
    UN 4679 C
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  • Reducing this clip's current date range of 1970-79, the L-registered coach seen at 00:01 means the footage can have been shot no earlier than August 1972.

    The coach on right of picture at 05:00 is an AEC Reliance.

    jamied 20th Mar 2013

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