• Short Summary

    Harry Rogers goes fly-fishing in his coracle at Iron Bridge in Shropshire.

  • Description

    Iron Bridge, Shropshire.

    Various shots show fisherman Harry Rogers carrying his coracle - a kind of craft first used by ancient Britons - down to the river and launching it. For an anchor he ties a piece of rope around a brick.

    Harry drops his anchor at a suitable spot. Several shots of Harry fly-fishing from the coracle. He pulls in a fish and paddles off.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1339.16
    Media URN:
    44208
    Group:
    New pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    19/07/1948
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:54:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:33:55:00 / 01:35:49:00
    Canister:
    NP 201

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