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    Methods of mining in South African town. Reel Two

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    Welkom, South Africa

    (Reel 2) MS CU Group of African miners walking along tunnel towards camera. MS White miner taking fuse from box. MCU Miner setting fuses and charges. MS Group of African dancers. Various CU's. African miner drilling gold face with electric drill which he is operating with his feet. CU Man pointing out seam in the gold face. CU Man lighting fuse. (Orig. Neg.) (For Reel 1 see 3467 A) GV. Town of Welkom (5 shots). GV. Nissen hut where an African family lives. GV. Row of huts in the African workers quarter. (Huts are globe shaped) Various shots of mining process. African dancers. Shots in mine with man lighting match. (Orig. Neg.) (Reel 1 see 3467 A)

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    Film ID:
    2683.05
    Media URN:
    79625
    Group:
    Unissued / unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    1961
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:06:01:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:09:43:00 / 01:15:44:00
    Canister:
    UN 3466 F

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