• Short Summary

    Footage of boys at coal mining school in Fifeshire, Scotland.

  • Description

    Various shots of boys in classroom learning about coal, in a mining school in Fifeshire, Scotland. They learn how to dig for it and also first-aid. Various good shots of all the pit-head activity at a mine, showing winch, coal coming up and also coal being sorted. Several good shots of miners at work in the tunnels and at the coal face. M/S Coal apprentices receiving their certificate in the classroom at the mining school.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1282.21
    Media URN:
    42785
    Group:
    New sound pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    21/12/1939
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:03:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:36:55:00 / 01:38:58:00
    Canister:
    NSP 194

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