• Short Summary

    Two trapped miners are rescued after 14 days. Hazleton, Pennsylvania. America.

  • Description

    Item title reads - Rescue!

    Miners rescued after 14 days, Hazleton, Pennsylvania. America (USA).

    Various shots of the drilling rig set up to drill through to the trapped miners. M/S drill being lowered. M/S Mrs Louis Bova talking to reporters, her husband is trapped separately from the other two. C/U Mrs Bova. M/S rescuers talking to the trapped men over the radio. M/S rescuers preparing food to be lowered to the trapped men. C/U pan as the food is put into the small hole and lowered. L/S of the rig as it is getting dark.

    M/S men standing round camp fire. M/S crowds of rescuers standing round the hole as the rescue gear is made ready to be lowered. M/S man sitting on top of hoist. M/S as the rescue gear is lowered into the hole. L/S crowds watching. M/S as Henry Throne is hauled out of the hole and pushed clear of it, the rescue gear is taken off him. M/S men hauling on rope. M/S as David Fellin is hauled from the hole. M/S crowd watching. M/S as one of the rescued men is carried away on stretcher.

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    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:45:01:00 / 01:46:14:00

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