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  • Description

    Titles read: "Coracle Fishing. Angling from a "different" Angle."

    Wales.

    Various shots of the River Dee. A man carries a coracle fishing boat on his head through the woods to the river. These small boats made of cowhide over a wicker frame were used by the ancient Britons 2,000 years ago. He puts the boat on the river, gets in and pushes off. He paddles along and picks up another man with a fishing rod further along the bank.

    Shots of the men fishing for trout from the boat. A fish is brought in with a net. M/S of several fish with a rod and basket on the river bank. The two men move rapidly down the river in the coracle.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    31/05/1934
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    51916
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1630.01
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:39:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:00:32:00 / 01:02:11:00
    Canister:
    PSP 843
    Sort Number:
    PSP 843
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    Sport & Leisure Lifestyle & Culture
    WorkSpaces
    Coracle
  • Stills

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

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