Burra, South Australia

Australia, 1977

Film
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A film on the copper mining carried out at Burra in the early 1800’s. Historic buildings are shown, as are pump houses and ventilation chimneys built on the copper fields by the Cornish and Welshmen. Photography by Ron Horner.

Credits

producer/director

John Kingsford-Smith

production company

Kingcroft Productions

Language

English

Duration

00:11:00:00

Colour

Colour

ACMI Identifier

33199

Subject categories

Agriculture, Business, Commerce & Industry → Copper mines and mining

Anthropology, Ethnology, Exploration & Travel → Burra (S. Aust.)

Anthropology, Ethnology, Exploration & Travel → South Australia

Documentary

Documentary → Documentary films - Australia

History → Australia - History

History → Historic buildings - Australia

History → Historic sites

History → History

Places → Burra (S. Aust.)

Places → South Australia

Short films

Short films → Short films - Australia

Sound/audio

Sound

Holdings

16mm film; Access Print (Section 1)

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