Cornish Fishermen 1955

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    Mevagissey, Cornwall

    M/S Mevagissey Harbour with fisherman in foreground sitting on boat smoking. L/S motorboat leaves the harbour with C/U fisherman at helm wearing a beret. Point of view shots from boat as it leaves the harbour. C/U Bob Barron in boat chopping up pilchards as bait for conger eel. M/S gulls hovering over.

    C/U fisherman attaching pilchards to line and then throwing it. He returns to helm and then gets himself a cup of tea from vacuum flask. M/S Bob pulling in line with conger eel at the end. Point of view shot rocky coastline with gulls flying above.

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    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    03/10/1955
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    2121
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    35.08
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration
    00:02:10:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:16:31:00 / 01:18:41:00
    Canister:
    CP 040
    Sort Number:
    CP 040
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