• Short Summary

    Footage of the Royal Engineers at work demonstrating the very latest equipment.

  • Description

    Note: Location of events unknown. However the commentator says it is ".. somewhere in England."

    Full titles read: "MODERN MILITARY ENGINEERING"

    L/S's of a military vehicle being loaded onto large raft and being moved across a small lake before driving down a ramp back onto dry line. L/S's and M/S's of two soldiers using a two handed chain-saw. Various shots of numerous Royal Engineers constructing a temporary bridge and then driving vehicles drive over it.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1019.21
    Media URN:
    20169
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    20/11/1939
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:46:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:21:32:00 / 01:23:18:00
    Canister:
    39/91

Comments (1)

  1. leccy24 says

    Pontoon Ferry, Small Box Girder Bridge

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