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  • Short Summary

    Various shots of machines in use on arable, dairy and poultry farms.

  • Description

    Pinewood Stock Cans material -

    Various shots of a Massey Harris combine harvester at working in wheat field on an arable farm. The filled bags are off loaded onto a lorry. Various close ups of wheat in harvester and in hand of farmer. VS of hay being put onto haystack using mechanical device to like bales up. More shots of machines in use in farm fields - tractors, harvesters, bailers etc.

    VS in milking shed on dairy farm. Cows are hooked up to an automatic milking machine. Milk is measured and checked.

    VS of mobile milking parlour being used.

    VS of egg sorting machine in use in poultry farm. Eggs are packed into boxes marked 'Stonegate Farmers'. They are checked in front of a bright light before being packed. CU chicks and hen in cage. VS of egg sorting machine in use. CU of egg checking. CU chick cracking its way out of an egg. CU chick and hen. More shots of chick breaking out of egg.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    3280.23
    Media URN:
    91111
    Group:
    Pinewood stock cans
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1950 - 1969
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:09:49:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:54:08:00 / 02:03:57:00
    Canister:
    PSC 15 B

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