Civilian volunteers maintain gas supply during strike at Mill Hill Gas Works.
Mill Hill, London.
General Strike 1926 - Civilian volunteers coal heaving at Mill Hill gas works.
Title: "City Men as Stokers. 'Black Coated Brigade' help to keep up gas supply during strike at Mill Hill Gas Works".
M/S of three men standing on a slag heap, they using shovels to fill a skip full of coal. M/S of more smartly dressed men filling skips, a lone man in a flat cap watches from a bridge in the background. M/S of a group of men tipping out one of the skips. M/S of men tipping up another skip and shovelling the coal onto a vertical conveyor belt. More shots of skips being unloaded.