Dover, Kent, London & Paris, France.
GV. The white cliffs of Dover and the English Channel. GV. Cliffs of Dover, pan down to Mr Arnold, caretaker of the old channel tunnel, walking towards the exterior of the old tunnel entrance. SV. Mr Arnold unbolting door with large spanner. CU. Unscrewing...
Various shots of William Low's design for a Channel Tunnel.
Pathe shows both sides of the Tunnel or Bridge argument over crossing the English Channel.
Transport Minister Ernest Marples inspects plans for the Channel Tunnel.
A look at plans for a Channel Tunnel, plus some other ways of getting across.
Bleriot plane taking off and in flight over Channel, and people waving (Flashback).
Steamer 'Twickenham ferry', document of tunnel agreement, man walking through pilot tunnel
An interview on some of the engineering considerations of boring through chalk.
Investigations undertaken for channel tunnel.