Making Birds Homes 1936

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    Harewood, (County unknown)

    Two men work in the wood yard of the MacDonalds of Harewood. CU of men using two handed saw on large trunk.

    CU of craftsman using a chisel to fashion the front of a small bird house.

    Various shots of him nailing the bird house together and then painting the outside.

    Shots of a man building the support for a bird table.

    A man fixes the bird house onto the top of the bird feeding table.

    Shots of various designs of bird houses and bird tables built by the firm. They are all very twee and probably not very good for the birds.

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    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    01/10/1936
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    41715
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1222.21
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:15:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:33:07:00 / 01:34:22:00
    Canister:
    NSP 27
    Sort Number:
    NSP 027
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