• Short Summary

    Footage of experiments being carried out on road to improve road safety, Colnbrook.

  • Description

    Road research laboratories - experimental stretch of road Colnbrook, Berkshire.

    L/S Traffic along road with man in background. L/S Man taking notes. C/U Instruments. L/S Testing pumps in road. M/S Man walking beside machine. M/S Man pulling machine. C/U Wheels. C/U Machine drawing graph. L/S Bench with girl assistant and man sitting at end. C/U Girl. M/S Man looking through instrument. M/S Girl changing model pedestrian crossing.

    M/S Man looking through viewfinder. Tracking shots of viewfinder, model crossing. M/S Tanker on road spraying water to make road slippery. M/S Two men round motor cycle and sidecar. C/U Man at wheel with instrument. M/S Man shows splay wheels of motor bike. M/S Man mounting motor bike. Pan, motor bike setting off down road. C/U Man on motor bike. C/U Wheel. C/U Recording instruments. L/S Motor bike.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1285.07
    Media URN:
    34563
    Group:
    New pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    12/06/1950
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:35:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:17:22:00 / 01:18:57:00
    Canister:
    NP 300

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