• Short Summary

    A look at the world's largest nursery specialising in carnations, near Uxbridge, Greater London.

  • Description

    No title - CARNATIONS. At the world's largest nursery.

    Near Uxbridge. Greater London.

    Various shots of huge greenhouses with women working in them. M/S of a girl de-budding a flower. M/S's of a man spraying the flowers with insecticide. M/S of ladies tending chrysanthemums between the greenhouses. Various shots as the carnations are picked by hand. M/S of them in water, L/S of rows of buckets full of flowers. L/S of ladies grading the flowers, various shots as they are packed in boxes. L/S of boxes stacked up. M/S of a lady arranging her flowers, M/S of the arrangement.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1278.14
    Media URN:
    42713
    Group:
    New sound pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    07/09/1939
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:47:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:25:09:00 / 01:26:56:00
    Canister:
    NSP 180

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