Gold Prospecting Issue Title - Good As Gold 1938

Star Item
  • Add to Favourites
  • View as stills
  • Description

    Full titles read: "GOOD AS GOLD"

    Nice L/S's of small house in the rolling hills of Lanarkshire. L/S of a two man using pickaxes to dig up the side of a small hill. Several shots raking through the dirt in a nearby stream in an attempt to find gold. C/U's of small pieces of gold found, in the hands in one of the miners.

  • Tags

  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    24/11/1938
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    42481
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1264.22
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:35:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:41:52:00 / 01:43:27:00
    Canister:
    NSP 139
    Sort Number:
    NSP 139
  • Appears in...

    Collections
    Cinemagazines
    Categories
    Trade & Industry
  • Stills

Comments (0)

We always welcome comments and more information about our films.

All posts are reactively checked. Libellous and abusive comments are forbidden.

Add your comment

To post a comment, please Register or to add a comment
If you are a Producer and have seen some footage you wish to include in your film, please contact us.
laurelhardy
2014 marks 100 years since the start of World War One. To honour this landmark occasion, British Pathé have launched this definitive collection of WW1 films.
yardstare
Verbal warfare at its best. Here are some of history's greatest retorts and snarling insults. These people certainly didn't mince their words!
pope

Related Videos

Hide
Mining On The Level

Mining On The Level

A look at a mining process begun at ground level. No soundtrack or paperwork to indicate the type of mining or location.

Unemployed Coal Miners

Unemployed Coal Miners

Unemployed miners seem to be helping themselves to a few sacks of coal.

Terrible Pit Disaster

Terrible Pit Disaster

A rescue party attempts to reach trapped miners after a pit disaster in Falkirk.

A Lucky Escape

A Lucky Escape

Derailed coal trucks cause a lot of damage but luckily no one is injured. Wales.

Cornish Tin Mine Disaster

Cornish Tin Mine Disaster

Shots of the Broken shaft at the Levant Tin Mine in Cornwall that caused many deaths.

Clearing Beaches

Clearing Beaches

British troops blowing up mines at beaches.

Strip Mining

Strip Mining

Fork lift truck fills truck in open quarry.

Mining Area

Mining Area

Shots of coal mine winding gear.

On 14th April 1912, four days into her maiden voyage, RMS Titanic struck an iceberg. These 15 images have been selected from Pathe's Titanic collection.
Titanic
2014 marks 100 years since the start of World War One. To honour this landmark occasion, British Pathé have launched this definitive collection of WW1 films.
yardstare
The Duke of Edinburgh has many talents, but it is his unique way with words that often receives the most attention. 
Philip
British Pathe captured many extraordinary events on film over its 80 year history but sometimes the cameras were switched on when tragedy struck.
Franz Reichelt
Are you guilty of perpetuating a story regardless of its truth? Here are some classic urban myths which you may not know are false.
Urban Legends
10 telling images selected from British Pathé's extensive WWI footage. 'The war to end all wars' was a war without parallel: over 70 million military personnel were involved and over 17 million people died.
WW1
There are some people who saw their mortality as really rather funny. Here are 12 of the best epitaphs.
laurelhardy
The images taken from inside Buchenwald Concentration Camp after its Liberation show us what it was like; it tells us what happened and forces us to remember.
Buchenwald
She may never have given a press interview but she is still one of the most famous women in the world. Here are 13 surprising facts you may not know about Queen Elizabeth II.
dancingqueen