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  • Short Summary

    Rescue workers at mine where explosion has trapped 107 miners. Whitehaven, Cumberland.

  • Description

    Unissued / Unused material.

    107 miners were trapped when an explosion occurred at William Pit, Whitehaven, Cumberland.

    Various shots rescue workers outside pit with relatives. Various shots rescue workers. LS train pulling slowly along. LS water. LS's mine. MS props of wood. CU coal board sign. MS miner with bird in cage.

    MS Lord Hyndley shaking hands with miners and chatting to them. MS miners. LS mine. High angle shot Whitehaven. MS children sitting on hill. Various shots Lord Hyndley with miners.

    Cuts for 47/67.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2391.02
    Media URN:
    66666
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:04:11:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:03:23:00 / 01:07:34:00
    Canister:
    UN 1796 B

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