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    Quarry and goat.

    Somewhere in the North Country.

    L/S of a limestone quarry. A man drills a hole in the side and puts a charge of dynamite into it. A man blows a horn and all the workers, including their goat mascot, run for cover. The fuse is lit by Joe Binks (?) who runs away afterwards. L/S of explosion. C/U of the goat. M/S of the rock blown from the side. M/S of the other mascot, a pig. The rocks are broken up and put in carts where they run on rails down to the crushing machine. Various shots as the rocks are crushed.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    23/11/1942
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    49869
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1554.21
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:31:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:36:20:00 / 01:37:51:00
    Canister:
    NSP 347
    Sort Number:
    NSP 347
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    Sport & Leisure Trade & Industry Science & Technology
    WorkSpaces
    Medalta Project My Story 2
  • Stills

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

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