• Short Summary

    Ramsgate donkey man carves decorative objects out of chalk he collects at the beach.

  • Description

    Ramsgate, Kent.

    Several shots of a man browsing across beach looking for large pieces of chalk. He is Ramsgate donkey man and also artist who carves decorative objects out of chalk and sells them. Various shots of the artist carving chalk with line of donkeys in background looking on. Some tourists gather to observe him at work. He shows his work - two delicate birds.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1266.28
    Media URN:
    42517
    Group:
    New sound pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    12/01/1939
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:35:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:49:08:00 / 01:49:43:00
    Canister:
    NSP 146

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