• Short Summary

    Cricket bats are made from specially grown willow trees in Victoria, Australia.

  • Description

    Cricket bats.

    Dalesford, Victoria, Australia.

    Various shots of a game of cricket. Various shots as men chop down willow trees specially grown for cricket bats. Various shots as they split the branches into smaller sizes and stack it. Various shots of the process where they plane the wood then fashion it into a cricket bat. M/S of cricket game again.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1576.10
    Media URN:
    50541
    Group:
    New sound pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    15/05/1944
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:11:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:19:18:00 / 01:20:29:00
    Canister:
    NSP 424

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