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  • Short Summary

    New style car park called 'Carpack' demonstrated at Bow Bells House, London.

  • Description

    Unissued / Unused material.

    Demonstration of 'Carpack' - new type car park. Bow Bells House, London.

    Various shots of cars on moving platform on wheels. MS car driving down into car park. Various shots woman pushing platform away, this can be done if electric power fails. MS man pressing switch to start it.

    Various shots people watching the demonstration. MS woman driving out. MS St. Paul's Cathedral. MS car driving up road. MS cars parked on road (this system is designed to alleviate parking on roadways). MS woman reversing into space. Various shots demonstration of new system. CU 'No Waiting' sign. MS buses driving along road. MS's cars parked outside.

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    Film ID:
    2944.01
    Media URN:
    84664
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    1960
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:04:20:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:00:03:00 / 01:04:23:00
    Canister:
    UN 3317 A

Comments (1)

  1. jamied says

    "MS woman reversing into space." - her car is an Austin A40 Farina.

    At 01:28 we see a Vauxhall Cresta PA.

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