Rural England 571 And Still Going Strong… 1924

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    Pickworth, Rutlandshire ( Leicestershire ).

    Title: "RURAL ENGLAND. 571 ... AND STILL GOING STRONG! Eight of the hundred inhabitants of Pickworth Village (Rutlandshire) whose ages total 571 years".

    M/S of five very elderly people - three women and two men - walking through a garden gate, they all wear very old fashioned clothes for the time, Victorian in style. M/S of eight very elderly people sitting in a group, as if for a photograph, the women sit in front and the men stand behind them. C/U of an old lady. C/U of an old man. C/U of an old lady in specs.

    Intertitle: "The eldest of the 'youngsters' ... John Taylor and his sister ... 179 between them".

    C/U of an old man with an enormous white beard and an old woman sitting in front of him.

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    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    02/10/1924
    Sound:
    Silent
    Media URN:
    24646
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    358.03
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:11:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:01:59:00 / 01:03:10:00
    Canister:
    G 1124
    Sort Number:
    G 1124
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