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    Hebden, Yorkshire.

    GV. The hill under which the Stump Cross Caves are. CU. "Stump Cross Caverns" sign. LV. Man walking through underground cavern, & LV. CU. Geoffrey Workman, a man who spent 105 days in the caves - this is the longest ever stay underground. GV. Cottage where Mrs Workman and her two children have been awaiting her husband's return to the surface. LV. Interior, Mrs Workman and the two children, Heather on the left and Cherry on the right. CU. The book they are reading is called "British Caving". LV. Geoffrey Workman leaving the cavern where he has been for 105 days. SV. He shakes hands with local pothole enthusiasts who have come to meet him. GV. Crowd gathered to greet him on the surface. LV. He is carried from the cavern on friends' shoulders. SV. Press photographers. SV. As he is carried from the cavern. GV. Crowd gathered. CU. Geoffrey Workman.

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    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    03/10/1963
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    54857
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1776.04
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:00:58:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:03:30:00 / 01:04:28:00
    Canister:
    63/80
    Sort Number:
    63/080
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    Travel & Exploration Entertainment & Humour Science & Technology
    WorkSpaces
    Yorkshire
  • Stills

    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

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