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  • Description

    Various shots of display of tractor drawn agricultural machines. They are grass cutters for making dried grass for animal fodder. The farmers drive the tractor across a field of green grass and the machines cut the grass.

    One tractor drives away with a load of grass in a trailer.

    The grass is unloaded from the trailer and moved into a drying shed by men with pitch forks. Shots of the grass as it is moved by conveyor belt through various drying processes. Exterior shot of drying shed. A man shovels coal into a heater to dry the grass. Shots of grass drying with clouds of moisture rising up. Man shows the powdery dried grass that is the end product. A man carries sacks of dried grass and piles them in a shed.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    08/10/1936
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    41725
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1222.31
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:15:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:48:01:00 / 01:49:16:00
    Canister:
    NSP 28
    Sort Number:
    NSP 028
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    Science & Technology Trade & Industry
  • Stills

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

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