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  • Short Summary

    Royal Engineers build a bridge in Bath.

  • Description

    Bath, Avon.

    Various shots of Royal Engineers constructing a bridge over river Avon in town of Bath. Various shots of the crowds watching the bridge builders. GV. Town traffic moving across new bridge. CU. Man tightening bolt. GV. The old bridge across the river. A shot passing under the new bridge. Various shots of the Royal Engineers constructing the bridge, large sections are fitted into position with the aid of a crane.

    (Orig.Neg.)

    Date found in the old record - 18/05/1963.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2635.28
    Media URN:
    78496
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    1963
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:03:15:00
    Time in/Out:
    02:01:24:00 / 02:04:39:00
    Canister:
    UN 3761 F

Comments (1)

  1. leccy24 says

    The bridge is a Heavy Girder Bridge (HGB), big brother to the Bailey Bridge.

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