• Short Summary

    Flooded Feltwell fen is drained to become farmland for growing food. Norfolk.

  • Description

    Item title reads - Food from waste land.

    Norfolk.

    Aerial shots of flooded Feltwell fen in Norfolk. Various shots of the floods. Various shots of men draining, ploughing and digging irrigation canals in the once flooded area. The Bread and Butter express train breaks a ribbon to mark occasion. Various shots of the drained fen waiting to be cultivated to produce food. The train drives through.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1121.09
    Media URN:
    39055
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    17/07/1941
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:25:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:14:23:00 / 01:15:48:00
    Canister:
    41/57

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