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  • Short Summary

    5 miners are rescued after being trapped for 9 days in Falkirk.

  • Description

    Item title reads - Out of the jaws of death. 5 of the entombed miners rescued after being 9 days underground. Falkirk, Scotland.

    M/S of water pouring from a pipe, M/S of the mine working. M/S of a group of men stood at the pit talking. M/S as one miner is winched up, another is lowered down to bring them up. M/S of the men talking again.

    Intertitle - 'Bob Smillie and Duncan Graham M.P. at the pit head.'

    M/S of four men stood together, the camera pans across them. M/S of three other men laughing, they shake hands.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    318.12
    Media URN:
    24024
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    15/10/1923
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:14:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:25:35:00 / 01:26:49:00
    Canister:
    G 1023

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