• Short Summary

    Travelogue item showing River Dove, popular tourist resort in Derbyshire.

  • Description

    Part of issue WAYS AND MEANS.

    Dovedale, Derbyshire

    Various shots of River Dove running through valley below large hills (name in commentary sounds like "Thorpe Cloud Mountain". The river marks the boundary between Derbyshire and Staffordshire and is a popular tourist resort. Various shots of families wandering through picturesque countryside. We see children crossing river using old bridges, stepping stones and even riding ponies / horses. We see an angler fishing in the river.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1558.02
    Media URN:
    50023
    Group:
    New sound pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    07/12/1942
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:17:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:02:25:00 / 01:03:42:00
    Canister:
    NSP 349

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