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  • Short Summary

    Lakes in parks of London are netted to provide an additional source of food during wartime.

  • Description

    A New Food Source.

    London

    Lakes in parks of London are netted; to provide an additional source of food during wartime. Shot of canoe type boat on lake. Shot looking down at several men on the shore pulling up fishing nets. CU same. Man putting fish in large basket. Pan across 2 men holding up fish.

    Industry; recreation; food; World War One; war work. Fishing. World War One; home front.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1864.34
    Media URN:
    71751
    Group:
    Old negatives
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1917
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:11:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:36:42:00 / 01:37:53:00
    Canister:
    ON 043 C

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