• Short Summary

    A fibreglass Reidar bridge is assembled by WRAC's in Melton Mowbray, Leicestershire.

  • Description

    No title - Fibreglass Reidar bridge. Melton Mowbray, Leicestershire.

    M/S Reidar bridge being erected by WRACs (Women's Royal Army Corps). M/S as a section of bridge is pulled into position, pan to section. M/S crowd watching. L/S as the last section of bridge is manoeuvred into position, pan to show girl jumping onto other side. M/S section being pulled across. L/S of the bridge. M/S as girls place ramps onto bridge for vehicles. Various shots people walking across bridge. Various shots as Land Rovers drive across bridge. C/U men watching. L/S and M/S truck on a portion of bridge being propelled by outboard motor. M/S WRACs seated on side of bridge.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2071.07
    Media URN:
    56871
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    01/09/1968
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:03:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:09:43:00 / 01:10:46:00
    Canister:
    68/71

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