• Short Summary

    Land girls rake and bale hay as well as collecting straw for thatching.

  • Description

    Commandos or harvest thatching girls.

    Location of events unknown.

    Land girls march along with their rakes and start to rake the hay into piles. Various shots as they begin to fork it into a mechanical baler, various shots of the machine in action. They stack the bales up afterwards.

    Various shots as other girls collect straw for thatching, it is then fed into a mechanical thatching machine. Various shots as they thatch the stacks themselves. M/S of girls in the hay eating sandwiches.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1566.29
    Media URN:
    50283
    Group:
    New sound pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    20/09/1943
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:49:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:54:50:00 / 01:56:39:00
    Canister:
    NSP 390

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