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  • Short Summary

    16 charges of high explosives are used to blow out rocks at Llandullas Limestone Quarries in North Wales.

  • Description

    Item title reads - A big bang. 16 charges of high explosive, totalling 3 1/2 tons, used to blow out 40,000 tons of rock at Llandullas Limestone Quarries. North Wales.

    M/S of men sheltering. M/S of the limestone rocks, M/S of explosion as wall collapses throwing up dust. M/S after it has cleared, camera pans up limestone.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    742.36
    Media URN:
    35089
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    13/09/1928
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:59:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:46:23:00 / 01:47:22:00
    Canister:
    G 1537

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