• Short Summary

    A new system of traffic lights is turned on it Trafalgar Square.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Trafalgar Square. 70,000 vehicles daily and not one traffic policeman! Mayor of Westminster inaugurates amazingly, successful 'Go-Stop-Go' automatic lights operated by the traffic itself."

    Trafalgar Square, London.

    The Mayor of Westminster stands next to small control box for early traffic light system.

    A man explains how the traffic controlled system works while we see vehicles driving around the square. MS of traffic lights. More traffic scenes.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    703.10
    Media URN:
    6098
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    06/04/1933
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:07:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:14:04:00 / 01:15:11:00
    Canister:
    33/28

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