• Short Summary

    The necessity of tin is examined after the fall of the tin fields in Singapore to the Japanese, and tin miners are shown at work in Cornwall

  • Description

    VARIOUS:
    EXT/INT

    MINERS tin miners in Cornwall..blasting etc

    MINING mining tin in Cornwall..blasting..crushing etc


    SEA breaking on shore and running up shore Cornwall


    SHELLS one A.A. shell being fused


    TIN Cornish tin mining..boring rock..blasting..cross country conveyers..rock crushing..washing and refining.


    Industries, Trades and Crafts

    miner, ore, WWII, World War Two, World War II, Second World War, war, Allies, excavation, excavations, excavating, economy, factory, factories, British Malaya
    Background: The necessity of tin is examined after the fall of the tin fields in Singapore to the Japanese, and tin miners are shown at work in Cornwall

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVAD0S0BPWY0YF6E8ZYPGSKAJ39D
    Media URN:
    VLVAD0S0BPWY0YF6E8ZYPGSKAJ39D
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont British Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    02/03/1942
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:04:00:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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