• Short Summary

    The oldest gold miner still digging finds the gold for Princess Mary's wedding ring

  • Description

    SLATE INFORMATION: Gold Mining in Great Britain

    WALES: Dolgelley: Ilridagoch Mine:
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    GV pan across hills, showing workings?. Mr. Griffiths the Kingdom's oldest Gold Miner digging, washing and panning for gold at Ilridagoch Mine near Dolgelley on the Great Wester Railway.

    rugged, hills, country, landscape, mining, miner
    SLATE INFORMATION: The Gold is to be utilised to make the wedding ring for Princess Mary

    LS Mr. Griffiths panning for gold in stream.

    mining, miner, digging, creek, river,
    SV shots Mr. Griffiths chipping away at rock and panning dirt in stream.

    miner, mining, creek, river, pan, digging
    CU gold (?) in pan.

    panning, mine, miner, mining, extract, extraction, locate,
    MV Mr. Griffiths looking at gold through microscope.

    magnify, magnification, magnifying glass, mine, miner, mining,
    MV Mr. Griffiths, spade over shoulder.

    mine, miner, mining, worker, labourer,
    Background: The oldest gold miner still digging finds the gold for Princess Mary's wedding ring

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA7G02IEU6KWP8LKE89F0DTP65Z
    Media URN:
    VLVA7G02IEU6KWP8LKE89F0DTP65Z
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont Graphic Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    20/01/1922
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:47:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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