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    FIFTY-SEVEN DEAD IN MINE BLAST Colliery disaster in Yorkshire. 3am explosion causes biggest death-roll since Wrexham tragedy.

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    SLATE INFORMATION: FIFTY-SEVEN DEAD IN MINE BLAST Colliery disaster in Yorkshire. 3am explosion causes biggest death-roll since Wrexham tragedy

    ENGLAND: Yorkshire: Near Barnsley

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    Gen. view of Colliery pan. down to crowd outside. Semi view of crowd waiting outside. Semi view and semi cu. of miners walking past with lamps. Semi view pan. down shaft. Cu. sketch showing where explosion occurred. Semi view of woman waiting, Semi view of miners waiting. Cu. of miner type waiting. Long view of rescue party up steps out of mine. Semi view of Capt. H.F.C. Crookshank, Parliamentary Sec'y. for mines with mine inspector. CU. of Capt. Crookshank in helmet shaking hands. Long view of miners carrying body on stretcher out of mine. Long view of 3 ambulances at entrance of Mine. Semi view pan. carrying body on stretcher from mine into ambulance. Gen. view of Wharnecliffe Colliery, crowd in foregd
    Background: FIFTY-SEVEN DEAD IN MINE BLAST Colliery disaster in Yorkshire. 3am explosion causes biggest death-roll since Wrexham tragedy.
    Coal mining accidents.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA9QYAYVTMYPXH7HEG3AM1KWNV
    Media URN:
    VLVA9QYAYVTMYPXH7HEG3AM1KWNV
    Group:
    Reuters - British Paramount Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    10/08/1936
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    MP4
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:12:00
    Time in/Out:
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    Canister:
    N/A

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