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  • Description

    Unused / unissued material -

    Neath, Wales.

    GV By-pass running through countryside, LS Briton Ferry bridge. Travelling shot, over Briton Ferry bridge. Various shots of Minister of Transport John Boyd-Carpenter with the Mayor and Mayoress of Neath performing the opening ceremony, watched by crowds. MS Boyd-Carpenter at ceremony. MS Cutting the tape. LS official cars driving over the bridge. Big GV Briton Ferry bridge - construction work still going on in valley.

    (Orig.Neg.) Old record suggests material dates from around 31/10/1955.

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    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1955
    Sound:
    mute
    Media URN:
    82207
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    2806.08
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:02:52:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:20:04:00 / 01:22:56:00
    Canister:
    UN 2782 B
    Sort Number:
    UN 2782 B
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    Categories
    Travel & Exploration
  • Stills

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

Comments (2)

  1. chozenjuan says

    My Mother is in this, 1.41 minutes into it.

  2. Adlambert says

    Surely this is Briton Ferry bridge in Briton Ferry, Neath. Cleveland Bridge may have been the company that constructed it.

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