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    No title - Desmond Plummer, leader of GLC (Greater London Council) opens Blackwall tunnel. London.

    M/S Desmond Plummer walking with other people all with umbrellas up. L/S as he walks along, pan to automatic bulldozer at work on approach road to Blackwall Tunnel. C/U the empty driver's seat. C/U bulldozer picking up earth. L/S Plummer operating controls as bulldozer backs away. C/U Plummer with radio-operated control box. M/S as load is emptied into lorry. L/S group of pressmen walking in pouring rain to the new Blackwall tunnel entrance. M/S Plummer cutting tape to open the tunnel, pan to crowd applauding. Tracking shot into the tunnel. M/S tracking shot pedestrians walking. M/S the roof of tunnel. Tracking shot coming out of the tunnel.

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    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    06/08/1967
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    56344
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    2037.21
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:14:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:30:55:00 / 01:32:09:00
    Canister:
    67/63
    Sort Number:
    67/063
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    Categories
    Sport & Leisure Historical Figures & Celebrities Travel & Exploration Science & Technology
    WorkSpaces
    Transport
  • Stills

    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

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