Harvesting hops in Kent.
Agriculture. Hopping in Kent; c. 1930. Harvest of hop vines to obtain the female flower; called hops; used in brewing beer. Working-class Londoners could have a sort of working holiday in the country by assisting w/ the hops harvest in Kent. Opens w/ shot of oat houses-...
Annual Hop Festival for Hop Pickers in Kent.
Lovely scenes of people from London's East End picking hops in the fields of Kent.
Great footage of families picking hops in the annual harvest in Kent.
All hands on deck as whole families join in to gather the Hop Harvest.
Hop pickers at work in the fields of Kent.
Footage of hop harvest celebrations at Canterbury in Kent.
Good scenes contrasting the old and new methods of harvesting hops.