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  • Description

    1.
    REPORTER TO CAMERA; TUNNEL IN BACKGROUND
    16 ft

    2.
    AERIAL VIEW; TRAFFIC IN MORNING RUSH HOUR (2 shots)
    22 ft

    3.
    CU-SIGN...KEEP IN LANE
    29 ft

    4.
    GV-SNOW SCENE
    33 ft

    5.
    LV-HUDSON RIVER AND MANHATTAN
    40 ft

    6.
    GROUND TO AIR: McGRW-HILL SKYSCRAPER
    45 ft

    7.
    AERIAL VIEW; T.V. ???
    47 ft

    8.
    AERIAL VIEW ROADS
    48 ft

    9.
    AERIAL VIEW: ENTRANCE TO TUNNEL AND TRAFFIC
    52 ft

    10.
    GV-TOLLS AND TRAFFIC
    69 ft

    11.
    (shots) T.V. MONITOR AND CONTROL ROOM
    91 ft

    12.
    GV-CONTROLS
    104 ft

    13.
    TWO MEN TALKING
    114 ft

    14.
    GV-TRAFFIC AND SIGNALS AT ENTRANCE TO TUNNEL
    121 ft

    15.
    CU-DESK OFFICER TELEPHONING TRAFFIC OFFICER
    124 ft

    16.
    GV?OFFICER ON CATWALK CAR CAB APPROACHING SCENE OF ACCIDENT
    135 ft

    17.
    GV-TRAFFIC
    139 ft

    18.
    GV-STRETCHER TAKEN FROM AMBULANCE TO BUS
    145 ft

    19.
    GV-POLICE GUIDING TRAFFIC
    153 ft

    20.
    GV-CASUALTY LIFTED FROM BUS
    157 ft

    21.
    TRAVELLING SHOT: TUNNEL (5 SHOTS)
    164 ft


    REPORTER: This is the New Jersey side of the Lincoln Tunnel and the volume of traffic handled by the tunnel's three tubes is truly immense over 33 million vehicles a year in addition, next to the subway, is the largest commuter operation in the New York area. Over a 4 million buses use the tunnel every working day....



    ......tunnel lies submerged 90 feet below Hudson......



    INTERVIEWER: What to you do when an accident occurs?



    MAN: We have electric magnetic sensors in the roadway.....



    ......from start to finish seldom do these stoppages take more than five minutes, but despite all precautions accidents will happen.



    .........each is around 1.1/2 miles.




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    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVADSHVC1JDINC7OVE1TUTDXIZ84
    Media URN:
    VLVADSHVC1JDINC7OVE1TUTDXIZ84
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    01/01/1975
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:04:22:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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