King George V, with Queen Mary, opens a new highway from London to West of England
Gaumont British Ident
SLATE INFORMATION: A Noble Highway - The new exit from London to West of England opened by the King at Brentford, Middlesex
ENGLAND: Middlesex: Brentford:
Main Titles TITLE: GAUMONT GRAPHIC
Opening Titles TITLE: As above in Subject heading.
GV Cars on road lined with people on either side
GV Officials look on as the King cuts the ribbon
GV King speaking to an official
CV Queen Mary talking to officials
Graphic TITLE: THE NEW HIGHWAY COSTING GBP1,000,000 (1million) - but a joy to Motorists
GV Car coming down the highway towards camera
Graphic TITLE: THE OLD ROUTE --- BRENTFORD HIGH STREET
GV Cars travelling slowly along the old route.
motorways, road system, transportation network, peacetime, interwar, interbellum
Background: King George V, with Queen Mary, opens a new highway from London to West of England