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West Country - Toll Bridge Open

Series

Series Name
British Movietone News

Issue

Issue No.
1691
Date Released
30 Oct 1961
Date submitted
24 Oct 1961
Stories in this Issue:
  1. 1World Cup - England Through
  2. 2Super Sparklers
  3. 3West Country - Toll Bridge Open
  4. 4Vintage ‘61
  5. 5Surrey - Army Looks Ahead
  6. 6Berlin - West Asserts Rights

Story

Story No. within this Issue
3 / 6
Summary
MOVIETONE CARD TITLE: West Country - Toll Bridge Open. DESCRIPTION: After two and a half year’s work, the road bridge across the river Tamar has been opened. It links Devon and Cornwall, and has cost about a million and a half to build. But not to worry, it’s a toll bridge! SHOTLIST: Key scene. Bridge (three shots). CU sign. CU same. MS cars coming through. CU driver. MS cars coming through. GV (BS from car) of bridge.
Keywords
Transport; Engineering
Locations
Devon
Footage sources
United Press International [UPI]
Card file number
83369
Credits:
Commentator
Geoffrey Sumner
Length of story (in feet)
72
Story extras:

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