• Short Summary

    New tram service under London's Kingsway tunnel is opened.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Linking Up London - Double Deck 'Pullman' service through Kingsway tramway tunnel inaugurated by the L.C.C."

    London.

    Nice travelling shot of double decker tram - The Kingsway Subway Special Car.

    MS of two men - presumably from the LCC (London County Council) - standing proudly on the tram.

    Dark shots of the tram entering the tunnel. The tram emerges into daylight once more.

    Shots of the tram coming up out of the subway.

    N.B. Cuts for this story are available on 757.17.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    757.16
    Media URN:
    8321
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    15/01/1931
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:05:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:28:31:00 / 01:30:36:00
    Canister:
    31/5

Comments (1)

  1. jamied says

    The reopening seen here took place on 15 January 1931.

    "Nice travelling shot of double decker tram" - it's Class E3 tram No. 1931.

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