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  • Short Summary

    King George V cuts the ribbon to open the new road at Brentford. Queen Mary is present.

  • Description

    Item title reads - New Great Road to the West. Eight miles long, 120 feet wide and costing over £1,000,000 opened by the King. Brentford, Middlesex.

    L/S as King George V and Queen Mary walk past Guards towards the new road. The King cuts the ribbon with a pair of scissors then chats to officials.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    400.09
    Media URN:
    25216
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    04/06/1925
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:38:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:19:36:00 / 01:20:14:00
    Canister:
    G 1195

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