• Short Summary

    Item showing new miners in the Ruhr as part of drive to replenish industry. Germany.

  • Description

    Unissued / Unused material.

    Mining recruits are sent to the Ruhr to replenish the industry. Germany.

    LS a Ruhr factory, with chimneys belching smoke. Various shots of industrial works on the banks of the river Ruhr with barges moored on the river. Various shots as the men arrive at transit camp. Various shots as doctor gives men a medical. Various shots as they are issued with uniforms.

    MS as the men are driven off in jeep, they wave. Pan across camp. MS workers inside camp looking round. MS others in dormitory. LS huge kitchens. MS's food being dished out, meat cut, bread buttered etc. LS miners walking towards mine and going in. MS cage going down. LS mine.

    Cataloguer's note: German commentary.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Unissued unused
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:01:38:00 / 01:03:51:00
    UN 1598 B

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