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  • Short Summary

    Fog sign put up on M1, various fog precautions illustrated, police car passes with flashing light.

  • Description

    Hemel Hempstead.

    Newspaper cuttings on file.

    MS. Man gets out of landrover on hard shoulder and places fog sign on edge of M.1. VS. Some workmen installing kerb lighting on a road island so that when it's foggy the kerb can be seen (road sign behind 'Clapham Common North'). VS. In Worcestershire Police H.Q. a policeman sitting at fog controls. He throws a switch to operate a fog sign somewhere on the road. MS. Part of motorway and pan to sign board. The electrical operated board flashes lights for fog, accident and skid risk. VS. Good of traffic moving at speed along motorway and pan with it, police car passes with flashing light.

    (Orig. Neg.)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    3102.14
    Media URN:
    87623
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    1965
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:04:13:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:50:28:00 / 01:54:41:00
    Canister:
    UN 4004 B

Comments (1)

  1. jamied says

    The vehicle approaching the camera at 03:30 is a Bedford TK lorry.

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