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    Severn Bridge Progresses. Gloucestershire.

    L/S The new Severn Bridge which is under construction. L/S ditto with the centre section of the road deck is floated into position beneath the span. L/S The road deck section. L/S The span with the section beneath it. L/S Pan cars waiting to go onto ferry. L/S Cars going on ferry. M/S Cars on ferry. C/U Man looking through binoculars. L/S The ferry crossing the river. Pan to the bridge span. L/S Looking up to the catwalks. which form the span as men walk along one of them. L/S The road deck section. Ready for hoisting. M/S Man operates lever to set winches in action. C/U Winches turning. L/S The section being lifted. L/S The hoisting cables. L/S The section being raised. L/Ss of the section almost in position.

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    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    05/11/1964
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    49904
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1777.11
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:18:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:31:59:00 / 01:33:17:00
    Canister:
    64/90
    Sort Number:
    64/090
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    Religion & Politics
    WorkSpaces
    Gloucestershire River Severn Gloucestershire GRIDLOCK WALES Worlds Greatest Bridges Elephant House - world\'d great bridges
  • Stills

    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

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