• Short Summary

    Pit Disaster near Barnsley & Florida Hurricane.

  • Description

    Title for this item is missing - paperwork states that this item(s) belong(s) to the NEWS IN A NUTSHELL collection - which is broken apart.

    Barnsley, Yorkshire.

    Pan across the mine, some houses seen in background. Sixteen miners have lost their lives in a Colliery explosion. Several miners sitting in front of one of the buildings. A miner enters the lift and goes into the pit. Another miner stays up looking on. Several shots of the miners gathered in front of the building.

    This item finishes at (01:22:10) and the next item HURRICANE IN FLORIDA starts.

    Paperwork wrongly states that this item is missing.

    Florida, United States of America (USA).

    Various shots of the hurricane destroying everything on its way. Various shots of debris, houses in the ocean, floating palm trees etc., severe wind still blowing.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    837.17
    Media URN:
    12258
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    16/09/1935
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:47:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:21:52:00 / 01:22:39:00
    Canister:
    35/74

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