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  • Short Summary

    Trams being cleaned with a new automatic sprinkler on the outside and a vacuum cleaner on the inside.

  • Description

    M/S of the front of a tram.

    C/U of what seems to be a window being cleaned (possibly the view from the inside of the tram. An automated sprinkler moves past the tram and squirts water onto it. "Using this novel machine it takes only a minute to shower-bath the outside..."

    Low angle shot pans down to show the tram being washed.* It is a Holborn tram. Various shot of the tram being washed. "Meanwhile "a gentleman with a vacuum cleaner." is busy inside this Pullman of the streets." C/U of a man using a hand held vacuum cleaner to clean the tram seats.

    Was an item in Pathe Pictorial issue number 519.

    Safety print exists - nitrate neg ends at *.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    930.12
    Media URN:
    16610
    Group:
    Eve pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    12/03/1928
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:51:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:46:31:00 / 01:48:22:00
    Canister:
    EP 129

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