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    Full title reads: "London. Car And You By Train".

    Kensington Olympia, London. The World's First Car-Train terminal is opened in London.

    LV Car enters motor rail terminal. SV Sign 'Motorail Terminal'. LV Cars lined up to go aboard train. SV Train indicator 'Cars for Fishguard'. CU Pan car goes up ramp to go aboard the train. SV Pan as he goes along double decker car carrier. CU Pan another car going aboard. SV Pan Mini on lower deck and van above. GV The loaded train. LV Car coming towards camera on flat top carrier. LV Ditto. SV Chocks are put under wheels. CU Ditto. LV The loaded train. SV One of the cars. SV Train pulling out carriages first and then the car carriers. LV The car carriers on the end of the train.

    SV Passengers eating in compartments. CU Ditto.

    SV Track at speed. GV Traffic piled up on road in pouring rain. SV Ditto. SV Car on carrier as train is on its way.

    SV Passengers drinking in carriage. LV Car is driven off carrier at station. CU Another car comes off. SV Pan another car drives off and goes away.

    (Original Neg.)

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    British Pathé
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    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:47:23:00 / 01:49:10:00
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  • Appears in...

    Travel & Exploration
    railways Classic Motoring VWETS (2) RAIL FOOD /RESTAURANT CAR Train Car Transport 1960s and 1970s Cars
  • Stills

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

Comments (1)

  1. jamied says

    Heavily featured in this clip is a Rover P5.

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