40 Years On (1978)

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  • Featuring

    W.J.W. Bourne

  • Country

    United Kingdom

  • Year


  • Genres

    Training film/TV programme Instructional film/TV programme

  • Type


  • Category

    Non Fiction


The changes in coal mining which have taken place during one man's working lifetime. Prepared as part of the Presidential address to the Institution of Mining Engineers. Intended for mining engineers and general audiences.

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