Film ID:
YFA 714

MANVERS TOWERS DOWN

c.1986

Visitor Tabs

Description

This film documents the towers being demolished at Manvers coking plant near Wath-Upon-Dearne, South Yorkshire.

The film opens with a tall chimney being demolished. This is followed by a scene of a more substantial square section tower with various cars in the foreground. The tower then collapses. There is also footage of a campsite populated by old-fashioned horse drawn travellers; caravans.