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    SUSSEX DOWNS RANGER

    Sussex Downs.

    Close up shot of a sign "Eastbourne County Borough Police". General view of Downs Police Station. Constable Henry Poole and his horse Thomas leaving stable and starting off on a journey. Mr Poole on horseback starts his daily journey. He stops at Beachyhead / Beachy Head to warn two children not to sit on the edge of cliff. Several shots of cliffs at Beachyhead. Boys get up and move away. Mr Poole gets on his horse and rides off. Mr Poole is seen rounding up stray cattle, and saving the life of a ewe who had turned upside down. Shepherd dipping sheep, pan to policeman on horseback. Two meet and shepherd gives the policeman a note. He puts it in his pocket, gets back on horse and leaves. Mr Poole recovering exhausted pigeon from the grass. Mr Poole is seen beating out a small fire. Policeman on horseback, on cliff edge, against a sunset.

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    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    03/10/1949
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    34310
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1269.20
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:03:19:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:27:59:00 / 01:31:18:00
    Canister:
    NP 264
    Sort Number:
    NP 264
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    Categories
    Religion & Politics
    WorkSpaces
    Game Keepers
  • Stills

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

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