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    No title - New Scotswood bridge opened, Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear.

    M/S new bridge. M/S looking between the two bridges showing old and new together. M/S traffic passing in single file over the old bridge, controlled by man with flag. M/S as man waves cars on. Various shots showing the approach road to the new bridge. M/S of Alderman Peter Renwick cutting tape to open new bridge. M/S showing road leading from bridge and signposts. C/U signpost to city centre and airport. M/S as traffic crosses new bridge. M/S of old bridge now closed. M/S traffic driving over the new bridge.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    26/03/1967
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    56170
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    2023.31
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:00:44:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:46:14:00 / 01:46:58:00
    Canister:
    67/25
    Sort Number:
    67/025
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    Categories
    Travel & Exploration Religion & Politics
    WorkSpaces
    BBE Newcastle on Tyne Tyne - Newcastle Tyne Bridge
  • Stills

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

Comments (1)

  1. jamied says

    The opening ceremony took place on 20 March 1967.

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