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    (Eassington Colliery, Co. Durham)

    LS. (elevated) Crowds outside Colliery gates. (3 shots). GV. The Colliery. LS. (GV) Village of Eassington. MS. Group of police standing in the street. MS. Police radio control van, inside the colliery. LS. & MS. Two local parish priests. MS. Policeman looking out of control van. MS. Group of rescue workers walking to pit head. LS. Rescue workers standing by pit head. MS. Rescue workers going into pit head building. MS. Rescue workers. MS. Pithead shaft wheel. MS. Rescue workers coming from pit. MS. Rescue workers being interviewed by police. MS. Rescue workers leaving the pit head. CU. Pit warning notice. MS. Men waiting outside the pit. (2 shots) (Mute. Lav.)

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    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1951
    Sound:
    Mute
    Media URN:
    68892
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    2563.29
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:06:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:48:52:00 / 01:49:58:00
    Canister:
    UN 2357 E
    Sort Number:
    UN 2357 E
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    Categories
    Lifestyle & Culture Trade & Industry Religion & Politics
    WorkSpaces
    Wear 1940s and 1950s mining
  • Stills

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

Comments (1)

  1. camcourse says

    Great site, however there is a typo here, it is in fact Easington Colliery, and not (Eassington Colliery, Co. Durham)

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