Rhondda miners mining coal from surface seams
SLATE INFORMATION: Black Diamonds at South Wales
Video Roll Title: Black Diamonds in S. Wales: 90ft Issue sheet title: BLACK DIAMONDS IN SOUTH WALES. RHONDDA COLLIERS MINING COAL FROM SURFACE SEAMS.
Coal: Rhondda Minera getting surface coal.
Rhondda: Miners getting surface coal and soup kitchen opened.
OPENINGS: Soup kitchens opened.
Rhondda miners getting surface coal and soup kitchen opened.
GV. Two miners walking out of tunnel
GV.PAN. Miners loading sacks of coal onto wagon
SV. Wagons leaving pit head, laden with coal sacks
TITLE: DERELICT COTTAGES AFTER EVERYTHING COMBUSTIBLE HAS BEEN REMOVED FOR FUEL
GV.PAN. Row of derelict cottages - only walle remain
TITLE: TREORCHY CHAPEL, NOW USED AS A SOUP KITCHEN FOR MINERS' CHILDREN
GV Children crowding into Treorchy Chapel
SCU. Group of children sitting on steps & drinking soup out of mugs
CU. Chili takes bite of bread, then drinks soup out of mug
Mining, Great Britain, Social Conditions and Problems
Background: Rhondda miners mining coal from surface seams