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  • Description

    Titles read: "GOLD! IN ABYSSINIA".

    Abyssinia, Ethiopia, Africa.

    L/S panning across huts and buildings at a gold mining encampment. Several shots of African and white men drilling and dynamiting (natural sound accompanies two explosions) for gold and working inside the mines. The mineral deposits go through the refining processes to give gold dust which is melted down and then poured into a mould to make a gold ingot.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    31/10/1938
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    40603
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1178.31
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:15:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:55:25:00 / 01:56:40:00
    Canister:
    PT 449
    Sort Number:
    PT 449
  • Appears in...

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    mining (south) africa
  • Stills

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

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