• Short Summary

    Eels caught in River Severn are placed in other rivers to breed - they are valuable food source!

  • Description

    Part of issue LOOK OUT.

    River Severn.

    Various shots of men catching baby eels from river. They shovel the eels into buckets. The babies will be relocated into other rivers around country that have low eel populations. The young eels are placed in tanks at eel station. Eels provide much needed nutritional source and contain lots of vitamins which is why eel breeding is encouraged.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1562.20
    Media URN:
    50161
    Group:
    New sound pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    07/06/1943
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:22:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:35:39:00 / 01:37:01:00
    Canister:
    NSP 374

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