• Short Summary

    Travelogue item about Dartmoor, Cockington in Devon and Port Quin in Cornwall.

  • Description

    Part of STEPPING OUT issue.

    A look around the West Country:

    Dartmoor, Devon.

    Various shots of moorland. M/S of young woman hiker drinking from rapid flowing stream. L/S of people looking down from very old bridge. More scenic shots of rivers and hills. M/S of the hiker climbing tors (large piles of rocks). Panning shot of hills. M/S of small Dartmoor pony.

    Cockington, Devon.

    Various shots of picturesque thatched cottages with roses around the door and an ancient forge.

    Port Quin, Cornwall.

    Various shots of "deserted" fishing village. According to narrator many of the fishermen inhabitants got killed in a storm.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1280.10
    Media URN:
    42744
    Group:
    New sound pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    05/10/1939
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:31:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:18:57:00 / 01:20:28:00
    Canister:
    NSP 184

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