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    Aberdeen, Scotland: GV Aberdeen harbour. SV Queen Mother arrives & is greeted by Lord Provost, H.M. Graham. SV Queen Mother introduced to Sir John Wrightson maker of the bridge. SV Crowd seated. SCU Queen Mother pulling handle. LV Bridge raising slowly. GV From across river - ditto. Pan V Bridge to Queen Mother. GV Bridge open to fullest extent. SV Queen Mother walking towards tape. CU She cuts aluminium tape. CU Workmen cheering. LV Queen Mother walking over bridge. Pan V Control room with man pulling lever. SV Bridge rising. GV Ditto from far side of river.



    Royalty; Queen Elizabeth of Great Britain, the Queen Mother (1900- ), Civil Engineering; Ceremonies - Inauguration




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    GEMMELL
    Aberdeen

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    Film ID:
    VLVA5ZXFY39KSI96E3EENG4TYA8G4
    Media URN:
    VLVA5ZXFY39KSI96E3EENG4TYA8G4
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    01/10/1953
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    MXF
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:57:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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