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    Epping Forest, Essex.

    M/S of four girls coming out of a building, each one carrying a little fox cub. The girls put the cubs down so they can drink from a bowl of milk - very cute. The girls, all from the Henry Maynard Primary Girls' School in Waltham Forest, watch their Headmistress, Miss Davidson, bottle-feeding a little badger cub. Other girls look at a goose in an enclosure. Panning shot of animal / naturalist books by Fred Speakman on a table with animal skulls, shells and branches.

    Various shots show the girls out on a nature trail in Epping Forest with Fred Speakman and teachers. They have a picnic on the grass and examine leaves, deer antlers and skull, the old skin of a grass snake found on the ground. They search for Mesolithic flints in the ground and take a plaster cast of a badger paw print on the ground.

    Note: there are brief cameraman's notes on file. Cuts exist - see separate record.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    27/06/1968
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    4469
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    455.04
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration
    00:02:05:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:07:58:00 / 01:10:03:00
    Canister:
    CP 705
    Sort Number:
    CP 705
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    Entertainment & Humour Science & Technology
    WorkSpaces
    Great British Outdoors Woodlands Forests in Colour
  • Stills

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

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