• Short Summary

    In Cambridge, taxis give instructions over radio where to collect the customers.

  • Description

    CAMBRIDGE - RADIO TAXIS.

    Cambridge, Cambridgeshire.

    GV. Austin car drives down road. Pan with car, it stops and chauffeur gets out and opens door for man and woman to get out. Man pays driver and they walk away. CU. Driver gets into car and speaks over radio (natural sound). CU. Aerial on top of car dissolve to aerial on top of taxi office, pan down garage, dissolve to interior of control room in garage. Man talks to taxi drivers on radio. Another man marks their position on map. Man who is working on the radio tells the taxi drivers where to go (natural sound). GV. Austin car parked outside house, car driven away.

    (Orig. Neg.)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1347.04
    Media URN:
    44426
    Group:
    New pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    29/12/1947
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:01:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:06:14:00 / 01:08:15:00
    Canister:
    NP 172

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