Meet the Pioneers (1948)

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  • Featuring

    Lindsay Anderson

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    United Kingdom

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  • Category

    Non Fiction


Film about conveyor manufacturers shows construction work at Sutcliffe's factory and conveyors in operation in mines and above ground. Images of underground conveyors in coal mines; example of mine to surface belt conveyors; Richard Sutcliffe works at Wakefield; detailed shots of the work in the factory; lunchtime at Sutcliffe's; the completion of a "Super Goliath"; the conveyor at a Sheffield coke works; the special conveyor at Readicut wool for rags packing plant; limestone quarry in North Wales - 7 conveyors to jetty from crushing house.

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