• Short Summary

    Video Roll Title: Digging for coal in waste tips:109ft
    Digging for coal in waste tips, Cardiff
    Coal: Digging for coal in waste tips.

  • Description

    WALES

    SLATE INFORMATION:
    Mining in the open. Searching a mountain of slack for precious coal near Cardiff

    GV pan across slack mountain- men working on the edge
    SV men digging away at slack
    SV three men walk in line along path beside slag heap dragging handcarts with sacks of coal on them
    SV men digging away at slack, picking up off bits of coal.
    LS pan across slack face showing men working on the edge
    LS men walking along path dragging handcarts
    GV pan across slag heap

    SLATE INFORMATION:
    The shortage compels merchants to use fuel blocks as a substitute

    SV men piling up fuel blocks onto carts
    SV horses standing at head of carts
    SV men piling up fuel blocks onto carts
    Background: Video Roll Title: Digging for coal in waste tips:109ft
    Digging for coal in waste tips, Cardiff
    Coal: Digging for coal in waste tips.

    WASTE TIPS: Digging for coal in waste tips.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVAD3VP65FIAUL765INM3YOHS42W
    Media URN:
    VLVAD3VP65FIAUL765INM3YOHS42W
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont Graphic Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    20/05/1926
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:10:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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