• Short Summary

    Royal Engineers disposal squads clear a seaside minefield which was fenced off for 16 years.

  • Description

    Hastings, East Sussex.

    GV. Troops using mine detectors (title super over). LV. Troops walking up side of hill with equipment. TV. Troops using mine detector whilst coming up hill. CV. Soldier's face. CV. Officer scraping earth away from the mine. CV. Mine. SV. Soldier winding the handle of the firing device and presses the button. LV. Explosion. SV. Another explosion. GV. SV. Soldier with an officer using a flame thrower firing into the woods. LV. Armoured bulldozer clearing the ground. GV. An officer signals to bulldozer. GV. Bulldozer at work. CV. Soldier shielding his face. LV. Explosion, tilt up with explosion to cloud of smoke.

    (Orig. Neg & Dupe.) (Title Scene "D")

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    587.04
    Media URN:
    31897
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    21/05/1956
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:01:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:04:02:00 / 01:05:03:00
    Canister:
    56/41

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