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  • Description

    Full title reads: "The World We Saw". Miners are breaking production records.

    Morpeth, Northumberland.

    Miners at work at Stobswood colliery

    LS CU the wheels at the pithead revolving.

    CU the coal face.

    CU a miner crawling along a tunnel to start work at the face.

    CU a miner shovelling up loose coal.

    CU Head shots of the colliery manager chatting to a miner. Shots showing helmets with safety lamps affixed (nat sound)

    CU a miner lying on his stomach pushing lump of coal from the face with his hands.

    CU Pan down of a miner sitting as he keeps a watchful eye on coal tumbling from a chute onto a conveyor belt. CU the coal moving on the conveyor belt.

    CU trucks on rails being filled. A loader opens and shuts. a trap door which releases coal from a chute. (nat sound).

    CU the trade union representative speaking (nat sound) about the reason for the colliery's success.

    CU trucks passing the camera.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    17/11/1947
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    41463
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1199.03
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:02:02:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:03:08:00 / 01:05:10:00
    Canister:
    47/92
    Sort Number:
    47/092
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    Trade & Industry
    WorkSpaces
    1940s and 1950s mining evans Seam ROA1D 1 queen\'s country 1950/60\'s masters
  • Stills

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

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