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  • Short Summary

    Following cocoa from where it is grown, through to shipment.

  • 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

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

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