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    Windsor, Berkshire.

    GV. & AS. Victoria Bridge, Windsor. GV. Windsor Castle, pan to sign in street "Victoria Bridge Closed". CU. Another sign giving same information. GV. The approach road to the bridge. SCU. Sign 'No Camping'. Pan to show tents where the sappers are camping. GV. The tents. GV. Sappers at work constructing a safe girder bridge over unsafe Victoria Bridge. SV. & SCU. Sappers carrying girder. Various shots of section of the bridge being swung into position. SV. The section of the bridge being fixed in position - two shots. GV. Lorry arriving with more sections. GV. Across the bridge. SV. Section being swung into position. SV. The Commanding Officer Lieutenant Colonel V. H. S. Hannay and the Mayor of Windsor Mrs Prassey, watching the work. GV. Section of the bridge being fixed. GV. & SV. The bridge. GV. & SV. Victoria Bridge with the girder bridge being pulled across it - Victoria Bridge has been condemned as unsafe so sappers are building safe girder bridge over it. SV. & SCU. Winch truck taking in the line. Various shots of the bridge being dragged towards camera. GV. Bridge in position. GV. Girder bridge over Victoria Bridge.

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    British Pathé
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    Available on request
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    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:23:17:00 / 01:24:55:00
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    Science & Technology
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    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

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