• Short Summary

    A travolator carries passengers through Bank underground station. London.

  • Description

    Item title reads - "Drain" gets new look.

    Bank underground station gets a travolator. London.

    M/S's of the entrances to the Bank underground station. M/S train pulling into the station. C/U sign "Bank". M/S as camera moves along on the travolator. M/S people emerging from the station. M/S elderly man climbing up steps from the drain. M/S Sir Philip Warter, Chairman, Southern Regions British Railways being greeted by Lord Mayor Sir Edmund Stockdale. M/S of the two men together at travolator. M/S as they start it off and climb on. M/S as they travel along.

    M/S pan from the electric motor to cylinder, M/S showing sections of flooring on the travolator on revolving drum. Various shots as public and press go on the travolator. M/S people on the travolator going in both directions.

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    1720.10
    Media URN:
    53408
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    29/09/1960
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:20:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:14:00:00 / 01:15:20:00
    Canister:
    60/79

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