• Short Summary

    Men removing sections of London's Underground railway tunnel to increase the diameter to 15 feet

  • Description

    Gaumont British Ident

    SLATE INFORMATION: Reconstructing and Building

    ENGLAND: London:
    INT/EXT

    Video Roll Title: Reconstructing and building London's Tube Railways: 94ft Issue sheet title: RECONSTRUCTING AND BUILDING LONDON'S TUBE RAILWAYS (BY COURTESY OF PERRY & CO). REMOVING SEGMENTS OF OLD TUBE LINING, ENLARGING TUBE TO 15 FT DIAMETER, COMING UP LIFT SHAFT.

    TUBE Railway: Reconstructing London's Tube Railways.

    LONDON, ENGLAND


    MAIN TITLE & REMOVING THE SEGMENTS OF THE OLD TUBE LINING

    (12ft)


    MCU & MV. Gang of men work in tube tunnel

    (51ft)


    TITLE: ENLARGING THE TUBE TO NEW DIAMETER (15ft)

    (54ft)


    GV. Workmen using picks to demolish tube wall

    (70ft)


    TITLE: COMING UP THE LIFT SHAFT

    (73ft)


    GV. TRACK. Square of daylight at top of lift shaft coming closer & closer (filmed from moving lift)

    (94ft)


    Returned to owner.


    Industrial Scientific Research Co.


    Transport, Civil Engineering, Great Britain

    public transport, the Tube, the Underground, subway, metro system, rapid transit, Northerne Line, C&SLR, City & South London Railway

    Background: Men removing sections of London's Underground railway tunnel to increase the diameter to 15 feet

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA62QNQVZY7TXLB3WGKJHOMM7JG
    Media URN:
    VLVA62QNQVZY7TXLB3WGKJHOMM7JG
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont Graphic Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    18/12/1922
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:50:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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