Full record for 'OPENING BRIDGE'

Full length video [91519424]

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  • Edinburgh
  • Fife
  • Stirlingshire


  • Transport
  • Water and waterways
  • Architecture and buildings


  • Educational


  • Elder Dalrymple Productions / Elder Films


  • Carrick classroom


  • 1930s


Reference number: 2173

Date: 1936c

Sponsor: [ Glasgow Education Committee]

Production company: [ Elder-Dalrymple Productions]

Sound: silent

Colour: bw

Fiction: non-fiction

Running time: 5.02 mins

Description: The Kincardine bridge is shown opening to let boats pass through, and closing again for the traffic to proceed across it.

One of the Carrick series, produced for and approved by Glasgow Education Committee.

Shotlist: Credits (0.08) l/s across to Kincardine Bridge. (0.25) Traffic crossing bridge; (0.32) c/u traffic lights signalling sequence, changing to "STOP" (0.43) Traffic, including cyclists and pedestrians stop at lights on bridge. (1.03) Bridge mid-section swings open; pan over centre section and spectating crowd on bridge; ls bridge in open position from bank; (2.32) ms man using boat's telegraph; boats pass through and bridge closes again. (3.57) barriers lift (4.27) c/u traffic lights cycle to green (4.33) traffic proceeds across the bridge (4.58) ecs (5.05)

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