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    1927 London in colour - This makes me want to time travel

    This makes me want to time travel.

    [ame="http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TwahIQz0o-M"]YouTube- The Open Road London (1927)[/ame]

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    Amazing film! And how bizarre to see familiar landmarks without the tower blocks and other modern buildings around them. The Petticoat Lane market scene in particular was amazing.
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    Loved the buses and cars - could watch stuff like that all day.

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    At 09:11 that copper today wouldn't have just walked past, he'd batter you with his truncheon and tell you you can't film because you look like a terrorist....!

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    Quote Originally Posted by tech_guy View Post
    At 09:11 that copper today wouldn't have just walked past, he'd batter you with his truncheon and tell you you can't film because you look like a terrorist....!
    Indeed. Not sure what the puppy was all about at the end though - and I don't think the peanut seller had a proper trading licence.....I am sure some environmental health issue would have been raised with the small child blowing into the bags.....



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