• Short Summary

    Chinese open a new bridge over the Yangtse river.

  • Description

    China.

    Title reads 'Reds Open Bridge Across the Yangtse'.

    GV. First bridge across the Yangtse river completed. GV. Plane flying over the bridge. MS. Tape being cut. MS. Chinese women laughing and applauding. High angle shot of crowds on station, train approaching. - bridge has two levels so both cars and trains can cross the river. CU. Train driver. CU. Train whistle. Decorated train drawing into station. LS. & CU. Chinese girls waving flowers. CU. Traffic moving across bridge. CU. Children on lorry waving flowers. LS. Traffic jam on bridge. GV. Massed crowds waving.

    (F.G.)

    Date found in the old record - 13/03/1958.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2592.04
    Media URN:
    69771
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:49:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:02:54:00 / 01:03:43:00
    Canister:
    UN 3060 F

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