Raising of the Meuse bridge
Week number 27-02
Newsreels in which Dutch subjects of a certain week are presented.
Construction for the raising of the Willems bridge, on of the Meuse bridges, in Rotterdam. Shots: - vertical pan 18" of the construction site to the south side of the Willems bridge, in the background the Boompjes; - pan of the south side of the Willems bridge to the Railway bridge on the right, in the foreground a construction site with a.o. an steam crane 9"; - from 00:31 7" construction site with in the background the Queen's bridge; - work to broaden the Boompjes, a.o.: several shots of pouring concrete with a container, hanging from an iron construction, in the background the facade of the Meuse Hotel ("Hotel de la Meuse") visible 37"in total; - pan along construction work 17", in the background on the facade "Hotel de France" shortly visible.
- Polygoon-Profilti (producer) / Netherlands Institute for Sound and Vision (curator)
- Publication date:
- 25 January 1927