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  • Short Summary

    Police attend site of Colliery disaster

  • Description

    (Eassington Colliery, Co. Durham)

    LS. (elevated) Crowds outside Colliery gates. (3 shots). GV. The Colliery. LS. (GV) Village of Eassington. MS. Group of police standing in the street. MS. Police radio control van, inside the colliery. LS. & MS. Two local parish priests. MS. Policeman looking out of control van. MS. Group of rescue workers walking to pit head. LS. Rescue workers standing by pit head. MS. Rescue workers going into pit head building. MS. Rescue workers. MS. Pithead shaft wheel. MS. Rescue workers coming from pit. MS. Rescue workers being interviewed by police. MS. Rescue workers leaving the pit head. CU. Pit warning notice. MS. Men waiting outside the pit. (2 shots) (Mute. Lav.)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2563.29
    Media URN:
    68892
    Group:
    Unissued / unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1951
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:06:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:48:52:00 / 01:49:58:00
    Canister:
    UN 2357 E

Comments (1)

  1. camcourse says

    Great site, however there is a typo here, it is in fact Easington Colliery, and not (Eassington Colliery, Co. Durham)

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