• Short Summary

    Mines are placed around coasts of Ireland and American men pay for army training.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Mining The Coast of Eire".

    Eire, Southern Ireland, Republic of Ireland.

    Top view of men of the Irish Marine service placing charges in to mine casings.

    Shots of ships carrying mines as they sail out to sea.

    Good shots of mines being lowered into water - they are of the Control type.

    MS man pushing plunger to set off mine. LS mine exploding at sea. Repeat.

    New York, United States of America (USA).

    Volunteers march into army camp. VS as they pick up kit and begin drill and training (They are actually paying for this volunteer training). Good shots of them marching them about.

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    1051.06
    Media URN:
    20966
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    18/07/1940
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:24:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:04:24:00 / 01:05:48:00
    Canister:
    40/58

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