• Short Summary

    A novel combination of caravan and coach contains lots of home comforts for an enjoyable journey on the road.

  • Description

    London.

    A cross between a caravan and coach produces the Carabus full of modern gadgets for a self-contained journey. Various shots of the Carabus being assembled and tested. M/S as the finished article drives along and comes to a stop. We see a man and woman demonstrate the various gadgets inside, including a tape recorder under a foldaway bed, an intercom system, an electric cooker and a little dishwasher. A man presses a button and a mini is lowered down to the ground on a platform from the back, for use on those narrow country roads.

    Cuts exist please see separate record.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    365.04
    Media URN:
    3974
    Group:
    Colour pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    26/05/1966
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:01:43:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:31:25:00 / 01:33:08:00
    Canister:
    CP 596

Comments (1)

  1. jamied says

    The vehicle is called the Transcontinental Carabus.

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