Location Unknown / Unclear. 1944?
Various shots of the British troops armed with mine detectors moving through field very slowly looking for mines. More shots of the British mine sweepers in action. A man comes to a marked spot where a mine is buried and ties a rope around it. Mine explodes...
A look at a mining process begun at ground level. No soundtrack or paperwork to indicate the type of mining or location.
Unemployed miners seem to be helping themselves to a few sacks of coal.
A rescue party attempts to reach trapped miners after a pit disaster in Falkirk.
Derailed coal trucks cause a lot of damage but luckily no one is injured. Wales.
Shots of the Broken shaft at the Levant Tin Mine in Cornwall that caused many deaths.
British troops blowing up mines at beaches.
Fork lift truck fills truck in open quarry.
Shots of coal mine winding gear.