Schoolboys are taught mining along with traditional subjects at Deresford Colliery, Nottingham.
Deresford Colliery, Nottingham, Nottinghamshire.
M/S of schoolboys watching a small working model of a coal mine. C/U school sign 'South Notts Occupational Training Centre (Mining)'. The boys walk down to their colliery which is a smaller version of the real thing. Interior M/S's as they load coal onto the conveyor belt and stack rocks. Good shots as they are taught what to do, one boy knocks a pit prop into position. M/S as a charge of explosives is put in a hole in the coal face. M/S as coal is tipped into a truck.