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  • Description

    Full title reads: "Piacenza. Bridge building at the Double! Italian sappers bridge 1,500 yard River Po in record time."

    Piacenza, Italy.

    Italian soldiers use muscles and teamwork to build a pontoon bridge across a river.

    Troops carry pontoons down to the water. As the bridge stretches into the water the carry planks out at the double to extend the structure. Once the construction is finished a large number of troops march across to demonstrate its strength. A convoy of lorries are driven over the bridge.

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    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    06/10/1930
    Sound:
    Mute
    Media URN:
    7825
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    745.10
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:04:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:15:29:00 / 01:16:33:00
    Canister:
    30/37
    Sort Number:
    30/037
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    Categories
    Trade & Industry War & Revolution
    WorkSpaces
    Bailey and Pontoons
  • Stills

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

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