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  • Description

    Item title reads - New Bridge big strides.

    New bridge under construction will replace old transporter bridge. Runcorn, Cheshire.

    M/S from one half of the uncompleted span looking at the other, with the old transporter bridge on the right. M/S of the transporter bridge with cars going onto it. M/S man directing traffic onto the bridge. C/U man working lever. M/S of the transporting platform moving. M/S from the platform showing the gap closing. M/S small boys watching. L/S traffic coming off the bridge. Various shots of the new bridge under construction. M/S part of the span. C/U man walking across girder. M/S of a girder being lifted. C/U as a man gives directions into microphone. M/S girder being lowered into position. L/S's of the uncompleted span.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    08/08/1960
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    52727
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1688.05
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:00:43:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:09:38:00 / 01:10:21:00
    Canister:
    60/64
    Sort Number:
    60/064
  • Appears in...

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    bridge in construction Halton
  • Stills

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

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