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Road users attention.... unguarded railway crossing

Week number 51-03

Newsreels in which Dutch subjects of a certain week are presented.

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Appeal to the viewers to be extremely careful when passing an unguarded railway crossing. SHOTS: - newspaper reports mention traffic accidents at railway crossings; - various shots of trains which pass various overpass and level railway crossings; the last category is divided into guarded (with railroad barriers), protected (flashing light installations) and ungaurded; - various road traffic and pedestrians pass various level railway crossings; - a viaduct near the station of Leiden is under construction; - at Heiloo installations with half (instead of whole) railroad barriers are submitted to a trial run; - a few shots of cars which drove into railroad barriers; - various shots show how it shouldn't be done.

Creator:
Polygoon-Profilti (producer) / Nederlands Instituut voor Beeld en Geluid (curator)
Publication date:
1 January 1951
Length:
02:26

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Type:
video
Original format:
Film 
User:
Netherlands Institute for Sound and Vision
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