• Short Summary

    4 year old David Stapleton helps out his blacksmith father in Abbotsham, Devon.

  • Description

    Boy blacksmith.

    Abbotsham, North Devon.

    L/S top shot of forge, camera pans to 4 year old David Stapleton as he takes shoe to furnace, M/S of his father watching him as he puts shoe in fire. He takes it out and hammers it on the anvil. M/S as smithy watches boy. M/S as David takes the shoe to his pony. Various shots as he shoes the horse. C/U pony, M/S of shoe.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1265.35
    Media URN:
    34255
    Group:
    New pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    16/05/1949
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:57:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:50:35:00 / 01:51:32:00
    Canister:
    NP 244

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