This video has no sound
  • Short Summary

    The grand opening of Regent Street, London.

  • Description

    Item title reads: " The first street in Europe. Royal opening of the new Regent Street."

    London

    High angle shot of the new Regent Street, with crowds lining the streets. Horses and a few carriages make their way along. The camera gives us a long shot up the street. The crowds are cheering and people begin to mass down the roadway as the street is opened.

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    688.05
    Media URN:
    33150
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    27/06/1927
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:59:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:09:16:00 / 01:10:15:00
    Canister:
    G 1410

Comments (1)

  1. Brian Collison says

    How is it the first street in europe?
    There have been lots of streets in this country before that date, unless you mean the first one to be opened by royalty.

    x
    Report comment
    Report comment

We always welcome comments and more information about our films.
All posts are reactively checked. Libellous and abusive comments are forbidden.

Add your comment