Mining. Location of events unknown.
L/S of two large lift pulley wheels at pit head. Various shots of the colliery buildings. L/S and of two men walking up steps to the top of pit head. Shots of two men wearing yellow overalls and hard hats walking around colliery. Shots of their feet walking...
A strike in the South Wales coal field brings mining to a halt.
Out of work miners try to gather fuel for their homes from colliery slag heaps.
Great film to encourage men to take up jobs in the newly nationalised coal mines.
Navy workers take over the work during the coal strike of 1921.
Boats in the dock and empty coal wharfs show the effects of the coal strike in Ireland.
Pit head collapses in Glasgow wrecking wagons and winding gear, luckily no one is hurt.
Footage of miners at work.
The process of coal mining underground.