• Short Summary

    Honeycombs are taken from bees in the trees. Queensland, Australia.

  • Description

    No title - bees.

    Queensland, Australia.

    L/S of a treetop, the camera pans down to men sawing it at the bottom, the tree falls. M/S as smoke is sprayed and men look at the hives. Various shots of the bees as the men lift out the honeycombs. M/S as they are put into a machine which produces beeswax at one side and honey at the other. C/U of the Queen bee. L/S as they fly away. A man climbs the tree and retrieves the branch they have settled in. M/S of the bees on the branch. M/S as the man shakes them off.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1302.10
    Media URN:
    43187
    Group:
    New sound pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    17/03/1941
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:19:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:21:00:00 / 01:22:19:00
    Canister:
    NSP 259

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