• Short Summary

    Sections of the new London Bridge are put into position while the old one is being taken down.

  • Description

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    London.

    L/S of barge travelling down the River Thames towards London Bridge, with sections for the new London Bridge on board. It is snowing or sleeting. The old bridge is being taken down while the new one is being built.

    Shots of the foundation marks for the new bridge bridge where men are waiting to receive the new sections. The parts are lifted off the barge by crane and put into position.

    The new sections are put into position and bolts are tightened by workmen. Good shots of the new London Bridge under construction.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2093.07
    Media URN:
    57112
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    17/02/1969
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:44:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:09:54:00 / 01:10:38:00
    Canister:
    69/15

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