Miners Big Day (1935)

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    Full title reads: "Miners Big Day. Gala & Demonstration at Durham". Durham, County Durham. Miners from Wheatley Hill with banners and band are marching to join the traditional miners' gala in Durham. Shots of the miners' parade with lots of trades union banners held high with pride. Crowds of around 100,000 gather on Durham Race Course. Pan across banners. Shots of miner / labour leader speaking to large crowds. N.B. Item found in Unidentified Gazettes reel. Matches missing item from 35/60. 90,000 historic films, all SEARCHABLE on YouTube at: http://www.youtube.com/britishpathe Join us on Facebook at: http://www.facebook.com/britishpathe Tweet us @britishpathe FILM ID:1879.05
  • Owner

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    Newcastle University (Youtube)
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  • Further information

    Link: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2xgaoJ68JbM
    Resource type: Video
    Added by: Simon Cotterill
    Last modified: 8 years ago
    Viewed: 701 times
    Picture Taken: Unknown
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