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  • Description

    Commandos or harvest thatching girls.

    Location of events unknown.

    Land girls march along with their rakes and start to rake the hay into piles. Various shots as they begin to fork it into a mechanical baler, various shots of the machine in action. They stack the bales up afterwards.

    Various shots as other girls collect straw for thatching, it is then fed into a mechanical thatching machine. Various shots as they thatch the stacks themselves. M/S of girls in the hay eating sandwiches.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    20/09/1943
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    50283
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1566.29
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:49:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:54:50:00 / 01:56:39:00
    Canister:
    NSP 390
    Sort Number:
    NSP 390
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    Trade & Industry
    WorkSpaces
    ww2- women's role
  • Stills

    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

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