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Nationalisation of the Coal Mines 1947

Duration: 00:40

Archive showing Welsh coal miners unfurling the NCB flag in celebrations following the nationalisation of the coal mines by the Labour government in 1947. They install a NCB plaque proclaiming their ownership of the mines.

Available since: Wed 27 Mar 2013

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