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  • Short Summary

    Wagons being loaded with coal by modern methods at Retford colliery, Nottinghamshire.

  • Description

    Retford, Nottinghamshire.

    Various shots of the Bevercotes colliery with a large shoot and train arriving. Various shots of the miners getting the train wagons in position to receive coal from the chute - train is underneath it. Coal being dropped from chute into wagons. Long top shot of the train moving with wagons full of coal. Various shots of the train wheels as it moves into chute area to have the wagons filled up. Various top shots of the colliery with tracks, buildings, chutes, parking lot etc.

    (Orig. Neg.)

    Date found in the old record - 09/07/1965.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    3122.09
    Media URN:
    88066
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    1965
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:52:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:23:15:00 / 01:26:07:00
    Canister:
    UN 4038 E

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