• Short Summary

    An item about a water fall in a Yorkshire cave that turns objects to stone.

  • Description

    Knaresborough, Yorkshire.

    C/U of rain on the surface of a pool. M/S of a rock pool behind a waterfall, two women stand on a walkway admiring the water, tilt up to show a washing line with hats and shoes on hanging across the water fall. The mineral water from the falls trickles onto the articles it petrifies them. C/U of the washing line and the various bits and bobs people have brought to the falls to be turned to stone. L/S of the washing line and the gently trickling over Shipton Caves.

    M/S of the women looking at various stone articles lying on the grass near the falls. Various C/Us of a stone doll, a piece of stone knitting and a stone glove. One of the women tries on a stone bowler hat.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    191.10
    Media URN:
    3031
    Group:
    Colour pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    03/09/1962
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:01:15:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:45:12:00 / 01:46:27:00
    Canister:
    CP 401

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