• Short Summary

    THE MODERN COAL MINING INDUSTRY:

  • Description

    Gaumont British Ident

    SLATE INFORMATION: The Coal Mining Industry

    SCOTLAND:

    COAL Shots of modern pit and in comparison an old pit showing slag-heap black smoke belching from chimneys. Machinery working at coal-face. Cutters, conveyor belt, explosion Men going down in lift-shaft. Shots of pit-head baths and coal being taken away in trucks

    MINING Shots of an old pit with black smoke belching from chimney and surrounding hovels for mining. Cut to shots of Modern pit - things looking really clean - pan shot of mine across at wheat field. Inside shots of men going down shaft. At coal face using cutters. An Explosion to loosen coal. Conveyor belt with coal on it. Pithead baths and coal in trucks

    PITHEAD BATHS Shots of pit-head baths in latest pits

    Industries, Trades and Crafts, Coal industry, Power
    Background: THE MODERN COAL MINING INDUSTRY:

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA7VTD55F8YOPCRNMDVGFGVLN9E
    Media URN:
    VLVA7VTD55F8YOPCRNMDVGFGVLN9E
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont British Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    12/05/1947
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:26:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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