Old Mokes At Home 1964

Star Item
  • Add to Favourites
  • View as stills
  • Description

    Full title reads: "Selsey. Old Mokes At Home".

    Selsey, West Sussex. A home for retired donkeys is on show, run by Mr Lockwood.

    GV Mr John Lockwood (a coal merchant) with his herd of donkeys. CU Donkeys feeding from bowl. CU Mr Lockwood. SV As he feeds the donkeys. LV As two of the donkeys jump at each other. SV The donkeys feeding in the foreground one donkeys kicks another and the other one kicks out. CU Two donkeys nuzzling the other's neck. LV Mr Lockwood's poodle, Pierre riding on donkey, Chippy. CU Mr Lockwood watching. SV Two donkeys nuzzling each other. SV Mr Lockwood with foal named Alex. CU Alex. SV Two donkeys look at the camera. CU ditto. CU Mr Lockwood.


  • Tags

  • Data

    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Media URN:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:57:20:00 / 01:58:18:00
    Sort Number:
  • Appears in...

    Science & Technology
    West Sussex
  • Stills

Comments (1)

We always welcome comments and more information about our films.

All posts are reactively checked. Libellous and abusive comments are forbidden.

  • It may be worth mentioning that a "moke" is a slang term for a donkey.

    jamied 23rd Dec 2012

Add your comment

To post a comment, please Register or to add a comment
24 January 2015 marks 50 years since the death of British Prime Minister and international statesman, Sir Winston Churchill. British Pathé’s cameras followed Churchill throughout his career.
If you are a media professional and have seen some footage or stills you wish to include in your production, please contact us.
2014 marks 100 years since the start of World War One. To honour this landmark occasion, British Pathé have launched this definitive collection of WW1 films.

Related Videos



Coal men from Pantin race around the town carrying 100 weight of best nuts. France.

Laval - The End Aka Laval: The Old

Laval - The End Aka Laval: The Old

Former Premier of Vichy France is executed.

Paris Waiters Can't Wait

Paris Waiters Can't Wait

The Annual Paris waiters' race - they have to serve customers as they go.

French Mannequins

French Mannequins

French mannequins model outfits designed by Pierre Balmain in London.

UN Dimanche Sur La Marne Aka Sunday On River - Paris - 1932

UN Dimanche Sur La Marne Aka Sunday On River - Paris - 1932

The French enjoy a relaxing afternoon by the River Marne.

Pierre De Gaulle

Pierre De Gaulle

The Mayor of Paris, Pierre de Gaulle, makes speech in French.

French Pieere Poujade Holds Meeting

French Pieere Poujade Holds Meeting

Pieere Poujade gives speech at rally.

On 14th April 1912, four days into her maiden voyage, RMS Titanic struck an iceberg. These 15 images have been selected from Pathe's Titanic collection.
Verbal warfare at its best. Here are some of history's greatest retorts and snarling insults. These people certainly didn't mince their words!
The Duke of Edinburgh has many talents, but it is his unique way with words that often receives the most attention. 
British Pathe captured many extraordinary events on film over its 80 year history but sometimes the cameras were switched on when tragedy struck.
Franz Reichelt
Are you guilty of perpetuating a story regardless of its truth? Here are some classic urban myths which you may not know are false.
Urban Legends
10 telling images selected from British Pathé's extensive WWI footage. 'The war to end all wars' was a war without parallel: over 70 million military personnel were involved and over 17 million people died.
There are some people who saw their mortality as really rather funny. Here are 12 of the best epitaphs.
The images taken from inside Buchenwald Concentration Camp after its Liberation show us what it was like; it tells us what happened and forces us to remember.
She may never have given a press interview but she is still one of the most famous women in the world. Here are 13 surprising facts you may not know about Queen Elizabeth II.