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  • Short Summary

    Roof gardens - one ornamental and one practical (fruit, veg and crops are grown there).

  • Description

    Part of issue GOOD GROUNDS.

    Location of events unknown - looks like Australia or USA.

    M/S of couple taking tea on roof garden, pan to show streets below. Various shots of woman tending plants in roof garden with help of husband

    Various shots of flat roofed house in countryside. There is a large garden on the roof. Various shots of pulley being used to hoist a sack of manure on to roof. Various shots of two men and little girl tending to plants. The garden appears to have a practical purpose: crops, vegetables and fruit are being grown up there.

    Note: soundtrack is missing.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1572.19
    Media URN:
    50474
    Group:
    New sound pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    21/02/1944
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:16:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:33:32:00 / 01:34:48:00
    Canister:
    NSP 412

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