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  • Short Summary

    Great shots of industrial dereliction, children playing in rubble, closed down pits.

  • Description

    Unused / unissued material - no paperwork - dates unclear or unknown.

    England.

    Various scenes of derelict factories, closed coal mines and pits. Real views of industrial dereliction.

    Shots of men working digging hole in road. Views of industrial town. Cobbled streets and back to back housing - slums. Shots of closed down mine (series of quick pans from pit head winding gear to buildings on site). Shots of demolished houses. Nice shot of three unemployed men sitting on the dock watching ships in harbour. Shots of children playing amidst the rubble of demolished buildings. CU of the boys - they are all rather dirty. More scenes of dereliction. LS of mine and railway sidings.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    516.21
    Media URN:
    58082
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:05:00:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:47:53:00 / 01:52:53:00
    Canister:
    UN 56 M

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