Rescue teams work frantically to save two mine workers trapped when their shaft caved in. Nova Scotia, Canada.
Item title reads - Dramatic mine rescue at Moose River, Nova Scotia.
L/S of the gold mine workings. M/S pan across the shaft which has caved in leaving one man dead and two more trapped. M/S of a diagram showing where they are trapped, and the food and communication pipe going down to them. Various shots as they complete the pipeline which will get food through.
M/S of Dr. MacDonald and Dr. Rankin standing by. M/S as the hose is attached, soup will be poured down it. M/S as they pull down houses for timber to line the rescue shaft. M/S as the men go down to dig the shaft in the darkness. M/S of Mrs Robertson, wife of one of the workers. M/S as she listens to her husband through headphones. M/S of a dog. M/S of the rescue workers.