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  • Description

    Ghana, Africa.

    VS growing, picking, ripening of cocoa beans for shipment. Cocoa pods cut from trees and carried in large baskets on workers' heads. The pods are smashed open and cocoa beans pulled out on to a pile of large leaves spread on the ground and then covered with more leaves under the cocoa trees. The beans dried dark brown. Sign 'Cadbury & Fry' over building with cocoa beans on the ground in front of it. VS of the cocoa being loaded for shipment.

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    Note: good footage.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1966
    Sound:
    Silent
    Media URN:
    89848
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    3208.26
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration
    00:06:11:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:50:17:00 / 01:56:28:00
    Canister:
    UN 4159 E
    Sort Number:
    UN 4159 E
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    Trade & Industry
    WorkSpaces
    Bristol On Film Bristol on Film Africa Channel Beans Growing Ghana Archive
  • Stills

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

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