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  • Short Summary

    Buses and other traffic are seen along the route to and from Buckingham Palace.

  • Description

    Item title reads: "Royal Omnibus Route. For the first time buses pass Buckingham Palace and the Mall as an alternative route to Piccadilly during repairs."

    London

    M/S view from behind shows cars and a double decker bus sporting a Wrigley's advert. This is followed by other traffic driving down the Mall towards the palace, which is seen in the background. View of the palace with the Queen Victoria Memorial in front. Buses and cars move towards and away from camera. Traffic is seen around the Memorial, followed by a shot down towards Admiralty Arch, showing the tree lined route and lots of cars and buses coming and going.

    Note: Great shots of public transport and increasing traffic.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    694.27
    Media URN:
    33299
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    18/08/1927
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:06:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:46:29:00 / 01:47:35:00
    Canister:
    G 1425

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