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  • Short Summary

    New pithead baths are opened at coal mine in Ebbw Vale in Wales.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Ebbw Vale. 'The Finest in the Country'. Lady Beynon opens new pithead baths, erected by Miners Welfare Committee - at a cost of £32,000 - a red letter day for miners, their wives and mothers."

    Ebbw Vale, Wales.

    Dignitaries walk past pithead buildings they go up onto small stage. Flowers are presented to Lady Beynon by a young girl.

    Pan across coal mine, hung with flags and bunting. A group are gathered for the opening of the Pit Baths. A man is making a speech. Pan back across crowd and buildings

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    735.27
    Media URN:
    6695
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    02/11/1933
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:12:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:32:19:00 / 01:33:31:00
    Canister:
    33/88

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