Lord Mayor of London watches a procession of passenger vehicles throughout ages.
Full title reads: "The Lord Mayor's Show. Striking gesture of this year's procession was pageant of past passenger transport contrasted with the present".
M/S of procession passing cathedral / church. People in procession are dressed in period costumes and ride different types of transport; horses, bicycles, penny farthings, tricycles, carriages, vintage motor cars, motor bikes and side cars.
M/S of dignitaries in ceremonial robes, including Lord Mayor of London, Colonel Sir William Robert Pryke. More shots of passenger carrying road vehicles; stage coaches, charabanc, double-decker buses.
Intertitle reads: "London's Fire Brigades of 1710, 1750, 1791 and 1832".
M/S of procession of floats with men dressed in period fire men's uniforms.
Intertitle reads: "and magnificent 'Fire Fighters' of today".
Procession of fire crews on modern fire engines. C/U of Lord Mayor tipping his tricorne hat. Various shots of Lord Mayor's gilded carriage riding through crowd lined streets.
Cuts exist - see separate record.