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    Waterloo, London

    COLLAPSED FESTIVAL BRIDGE FOR TEST PURPOSES.

    (Royal Festival Hall site, the South Bank, Waterloo) LS. The footbridge collapsing. GVs. The concrete wreckage. LS. (elevated) crowds dispersing. CU. Stress gauge. LS. The bridge loaded with pig iron. LS. Crane placing more weight onto bridge. GV. Crowd watching. GV. Pig iron on the bridge. MS. Pig iron being loaded by crane onto the bridge - pan to pig iron on the bridge. LS. Workmen guiding crane held pig iron into place. LS. Pig iron on the bridge. MS. Two men testing with stress gauge. LS. Crane lowering weight onto bridge. LS. Bridge collapsing. LS. Crane holding weight.

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    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1952
    Sound:
    Mute
    Media URN:
    69844
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    2595.04
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:49:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:13:58:00 / 01:15:47:00
    Canister:
    UN 2439 C
    Sort Number:
    UN 2439 C
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    Science & Technology Trade & Industry Religion & Politics
  • Stills

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