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Historic Iron, Copper & Salt Mining Industry Films on DVD

Big Ore - mining has undergone many evolutions throughout the millennia. This film explores how copper, iron, gold and salt mining were performed in the mid 20th century. It demonstrates techniques for extracting the ore from the ground and how it is refined - with fascinating shots of the men hard at work getting the raw materials we use in every day life.

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