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  • Description

    Full title reads: "Move your road sir?"

    New methods of road construction New Jersey, United States of America (USA).

    Various M/Ss of workmen fitting a rubber hose into a narrow channel drilled into road. C/U of the hose being filled with compressed air, widening the channel (or seam). M/S of chicken pecking at roadside (narrator makes lame joke about chicken having bit of problem crossing this road). M/S of metal braces stretching across road - they hold up wooden blocks which are to be inserted into the widened gap. C/U of wooden block. M/S of finished road - a dual carriage way with a grassy safety island up the middle where the concrete of the road was pushed apart.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    39588
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1138.04
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:02:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:08:38:00 / 01:09:40:00
    Canister:
    PT 336
    Sort Number:
    PT 336
  • Appears in...

    WorkSpaces
    1936/08/31 Wochenschau Concrete
  • Stills

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

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