• Short Summary

    THE FINAL STRETCH OF THE ELECTRIC RAILWAY LINE WHICH WILL LINK PARIS, BRUSSELS COLOGNE AND BONN WAS OPENED TODAY (WEDNESDAY).

  • Description

    THE FINAL STRETCH OF THE ELECTRIC RAILWAY LINE WHICH WILL LINK PARIS, BRUSSELS COLOGNE AND BONN WAS OPENED TODAY (WEDNESDAY).

    THE LAST STRETCH OF THE LINE, WHICH WAS OPENED TODAY, WAS BETWEEN LIEGE, BELGIUM AND HERBESTAL, WEST GERMANY. THE TRAIN LEFT BRUSSELS WITH MANY OFFICIALS OF THE BELGIUM AND WEST GERMANY WAS CUT TO MARK THE OPENING OF THE LINE. THEN ON TO COLOGNE WHERE THE BELGIUM MINISTER OF COMMUNICATIONS, MR ALFRED BERTRAND, TOLD GUESTS OF THE EFFECTS WHICH THE NEW LINE WOULD MAKE TO BELGIUM-WEST GERMANY TRADE.

    THE OPENING OF THE NEW LINE NOW LINKS BONN WITH THE BELGIUM PORT OF OSTEND.

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    Film ID:
    VLVAC5S66R8FCQ2AQ6OOK4ETTS5ST
    Media URN:
    VLVAC5S66R8FCQ2AQ6OOK4ETTS5ST
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    18/05/1966
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:14:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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