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  • Short Summary

    Shots of deserted collieries abandoned by miners taking part in General Strike.

  • Description

    Title: "Idle pits everywhere".

    Panning L/S of a deserted colliery. L/S of a stationary mine lift shaft. More panning shots over idle pits, abandoned striking miners.

    Note: for more shots of the General Strike, please see records in G 1290 for GENERAL STRIKE NUMBER 1, GENERAL STRIKE NUMBER 2, GENERAL STRIKE NUMBER 3. Please see also IDLE PITS EVERYWHERE (short version) in G 1291.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    494.08
    Media URN:
    25736
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    06/05/1926
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:56:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:20:11:00 / 01:21:07:00
    Canister:
    G 1291

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