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    Severn Wildfowl Trust at salt flat known as The Dumbles.

    M/S's as wildfowl expert Peter Scott enters observation hut. L/S of flock of wild, white-fronted geese flying over marsh. Various C/U's of wild geese on ground (long focus lens). M/S of geese with three widgeon in the background. Various shots of the duck decoy, a dog leads geese and ducks etc. into nets. We also see shots of Peter Scott chasing birds into narrow net. He takes a duck out and places ring on its leg. Various shots of various birds including white snow geese. C/U black swan eating out of hand and pocket. M/S of swan goose. C/U grey-lag goose. Various shots of other birds including red breasted goose, eider duck and Carolina wood duck. L/S birds flying over salt flats.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    15/03/1948
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    34060
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1245.07
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:04:11:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:11:40:00 / 01:15:51:00
    Canister:
    NP 183
    Sort Number:
    NP 183
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    Categories
    Trade & Industry
  • Stills

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

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