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  • Short Summary

    The Royal Engineers build a wooden bridge over large bomb crater in the heart of London.

  • Description

    Unused / unissued material -

    Charing Cross Road, London.

    VS of vehicles and pedestrians crossing a large bomb crater in Charing Cross Rd. by means of a RE (Royal Engineers) constructed wooden bridge. Shots of men working in crater as buses and cars go by on bridge.

    CU of sign 'Foyle Bridge - Built by Royal Engineers and Opened by Mr W A Foyle. 9th November 1940'.

    Shots of soldier operating crane. Top shot of vehicles over bridge. Other shots of bridge.

    (Lav.)

    Possible date is after 09/11/1940.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1629.06
    Media URN:
    60237
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:01:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:10:39:00 / 01:11:40:00
    Canister:
    UN 239 F

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