• Short Summary

    Conowingo Bridge demolished by explosives in Marylamd, USA.

  • Description

    SLATE INFORMATION: Bridge Blown Up. High explosives used to remove steel structure at Conowingo, USA

    USA: Maryland: Conowingo:
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    Bridge over the Susquehanna River / explosives being attached to bridge

    SLATE INFORMATION: The first blast

    Conowingo Bridge being blown up

    SLATE INFORMATION: The second blast - as seen by the 'slow motion' camera

    Bridge toppling after explosion / collapsed bridge following demolition

    SLATE INFORMATION: But it takes a camera to do this!

    Film run in reverse showing bridge rising from the river
    Background: Conowingo Bridge demolished by explosives in Marylamd, USA.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA8Y6LOKBZL3OXCTO8A6WSI1RCE
    Media URN:
    VLVA8Y6LOKBZL3OXCTO8A6WSI1RCE
    Group:
    Reuters - Empire News Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    08/12/1927
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:36:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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