Unissued / unused material.
Compilation of coal mining material from the 1920s and 1930s. VS of men walking to the coal face. Shots of pit ponies. Miners' Lamps of different kinds. Men work the coal with picks and carry the coal away from the seam. MS of men drinking and eating 'snap' during...
Great film to encourage men to take up jobs in the newly nationalised coal mines.
Unemployed miners seem to be helping themselves to a few sacks of coal.
Footage of gas works factory in operation.
A coal barge passes through a lock on canal.
Bevin Boys conscripted to coal mines prepare for work.
Footage of miners at work.
The process of coal mining underground.
Shots of coal mine winding gear.