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Weekly Review No. 97 - Coal from Westland

Short Film (Full Length) – 1943

Helen
Helen
11 Sep 2014 - 02.41pm
Wonderful footage, needs to be seen by many for them to understand the hard work the miners did.
Bill Whitehead
Bill Whitehead
21 May 2014 - 12.29pm
Brought back many memories. As a lad I got to go down mines in the Lower Buller Gorge, and one in Upper Buller Gorge (Delta, I think) between Inangahua and Lyell which had a flume to the bins at roadway, which I used to slide down with the coal. Ive been down Heaphys mine in Lower Buller Gorge. No way kids would be able to do today.
Rose-Marie Clearwater
Rose-Marie Clearwater
17 May 2010 - 04.07pm
Fabulous to have NZ history come alive.
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