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  • Short Summary

    Canadian farmers visit the Manchester Ship Canal at the end of a tour of Lancashire to 'foster Empire trade'.

  • Description

    Full titles read: 'Foster "Empire Trade!" - Canadian Farmers complete Lancashire tour with inspection of the famous ship canal.'

    Manchester.

    Various shots show Canadian farmers on a boat moving along the Manchester Ship Canal; they pass a large iron bridge. High angle shot looking down on the men's faces; they wave their hands and hats at us. C/U of two men talking and looking at the camera.

    Note: safety print used for transfer is very dark - difficult to make out facial features.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    714.10
    Media URN:
    33654
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    23/01/1928
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:12:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:10:25:00 / 01:11:37:00
    Canister:
    G 1470

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