Sailors from "HMS Lion" are seen working with pit machinery during the coal crisis.
Item title reads: "Near Leeds - The Coal Crisis - Jack the Handyman - is keeping the pumping machinery going both above and below ground.
Near Leeds, Yorkshire.
MS. Sailors stand smoking as they wait to enter the mines. Pit Head is seen behind them. MS. Sailors entering cage, cage descends. MS. Sailors operating steam machinery. MS. sailors operating steam machinery. WS. Sailors by the cage seen from below. CU Sailor from "HMS Lion" with a miners pick. MS Sailor operating machinery. MS Sailor operating machinery.
N.B. Sailors keep coal mines in operation during coal strike. - MD