• Short Summary

    Opening of the Chesapeake Bay bridge tunnel in Virginia.

  • Description

    Virginia, United States of America (USA).

    Title reads 'Amazing Water Spanning Highway is Opened'.

    Aerial views of the Chesapeake Bay Bridge Tunnel in Virginia. The 18 mile span of water is covered in sections by a bridge and the rest is the tunnel. Several shots of the opening ceremony. Various shots of motor coaches going through bridge tunnel toll gate. GV. From travelling car as it goes on the bridge into the tunnel and goes along the bridge again.

    (Comb.F.G.)

    Date found in the old record - 16/04/1964.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    3167.18
    Media URN:
    88994
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1964
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:06:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:37:25:00 / 01:38:31:00
    Canister:
    UN 3885 H

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