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Mining Review 14th Year No. 10
Mining Review 14th Year No. 10

Mining Review 14th Year No. 10 1961


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Mining Review 14th Year No. 10 1961

9 mins United Kingdom

Tulip Time at Spalding's Festival of Flowers blooms spectacularly - albeit in black and white - as a result of coal-heated greenhouses. Also in this issue of the mining industry cinemagazine, boys from Eton College stay with local mining families in Cumnock and enjoy a trip underground at Barony Colliery. They emerge "dirty, happy and wiser", having seen first-hand how the nation's coal is won.

The Eton schoolboys include a young Jonathan Aitken, later to gain fame - and notoriety - as a Conservative MP and minister.




Eton School Festivals Educational visits Flowers


Coal on Film




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