• Short Summary

    A new bridge is opened over the Derwent River in Hobart, Tasmania.

  • Description

    Unissued / Unused material -

    Title reads: "Tasmania. New £6m Bridge Spans The Derwent". Australian voiceovered newsreel material.

    Australia.

    LS The new Tasman Bridge at Hobart. VS The old bridge which was a floating one and a raised section for ships to pass. VS Showing final work being carried out on the new bridge. VS Tugs start to push away the floating bridge. GV The Tasman Bridge.

    (Comb.F.G.) Old record suggests that material dates from around 20/10/1964.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    3113.17
    Media URN:
    87875
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    1964
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:17:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:50:30:00 / 01:51:47:00
    Canister:
    UN 3951 D

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