Mapping the City in Film

Widnes-Runcorn Transporter Bridge

(Norman Couche / Heswall Cine Club, c. 1960, Std 8mm, colour, silent)
Duration: 00:08:30
Genre: amateur

Footage courtesy and copyright Angus Tilston.


A film made in the last year of operation of the Runcorn Transporter Bridge prior to its demolition in 1961 and replacement by the new ‘Silver Jubilee Bridge’.

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