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  • Description

    Full title reads: "Fooling death on the fells".

    Lake District, Cumbria.

    Hiking in the hills, with informative commentary telling us how to avoid perils of mountaineering.

    Various L/Ss hills and lakes. Interior. M/S of man sitting in doorway nailing grips into soles of walking boots. C/U of man holding boots with grips facing camera. M/S of two men putting on rope harnesses and rucksacks, they exit through door. L/S, looking through open window, of men walking past cottage.

    L/S of mist shrouded hills. L/S of two men walking over small stone bridge over brook. Various L/Ss of hills. Various L/Ss of two men climbing face of rocky cliff. C/U of hand gripping hole in rock. More shots men climbing. More L/Ss of lakes and mountains. Various shots of men climbing and hills as fog rolls in and obscures view. C/U of feet in footholds of cliff. Various shots of two climbers reaching summit of mountain.

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  • Data

    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
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    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:45:48:00 / 01:49:06:00
    PT 338
    Sort Number:
    PT 338
  • Appears in...

    Great British Outdoors HAISCH HUNTER Cumbria Germans Alice New Clips Woodlands Cumbria selection, 1930-65
  • Stills

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

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