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  • Short Summary

    Celebrations as two sides building the Mont Blanc Tunnel meeting in the middle.

  • Description

    Mont Blanc, France.

    GV. Snow covered Mont Blanc. LS. Three cable cars travelling along cable over large valley. MS. Officials arriving for breakthrough ceremony of the tunnel. VS. Engineers and officials of Chamonix inc. the Mayor, Mr Lanet. They board small train and begin their journey to the place where the breakthrough will take place.

    When arriving there, they set the fuse for the final blast and make the hole. The engineers from each side meet and celebrations take place in the tunnel.

    (F.G.)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    3477.11
    Media URN:
    93539
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1961
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:26:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:45:05:00 / 01:47:31:00
    Canister:
    UN 3651 B

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