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  • Short Summary

    Welsh Colliery disaster: rescue teams emerge from pit.

  • Description

    Item title reads: "Peace hath her heroes. Tribute to the gallant rescue parties who braved all in vain attempt to save their entombed comrades."

    Cwmbran, Monmouthshire

    M/S coal miners lined up outside pit entrance, They troop up the slope to begin another shift, carrying lamps. A rescue team emerge, wearing a type of breathing apparatus on their fronts. C/U shot of one man with his breathing gear, talking to officials.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    672.17
    Media URN:
    33089
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    1927
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:03:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:25:41:00 / 01:26:44:00
    Canister:
    G 1378

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