• Short Summary

    Item showing salt being mined and packed in Punjab, India.

  • Description

    Salt mines.

    Punjab, India.

    Camera pans across salt mines at Punjab, the miners go down into the pit. Interior shots as they mine the rock salt, M/S of stalactites hanging down. The lumps of salt are loaded onto trucks and taken to depot on trains. A conveyor belt tips the salt into the wagons. Various shots as the salt is packed onto trains.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1568.17
    Media URN:
    50336
    Group:
    New sound pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    18/10/1943
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:35:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:32:13:00 / 01:33:48:00
    Canister:
    NSP 394

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