Mapping the City in Film

The Last Transporter

(Norman Couche / Heswall Cine Club, 1960s, 16mm, b&w, silent)
Duration: 00:04:28
Genre: amateur

Footage courtesy and copyright Angus Tilston.

Synopsis

Film of a man and young boy crossing Runcorn Transporter Bridge, which was soon to be demolished. The film begins and ends with travelling shots taken from a car travelling across the new Runcorn bridge.

See also BFI Screenonline – Liverpool: A City on Screen: http://www.screenonline.org.uk/film/id/1305785/index.html

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