• Short Summary

    Official and unofficial gypsy sites are found in Hertfordshire.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Watford. Gipsy Problems".

    Watford, Hertfordshire.

    GV Gypsy camp alongside the A41 at Watford. LV The camp. LV Woman sitting in shack wiping dishes. LV Traffic goes past on A41. LV Old wreck laying by the camp. CU Another wreck. LV Rabbit sitting on pile of junk. CU Rabbit. SV Gypsy man and woman talking. CU Pan, gypsy man and woman talking.

    Hatfield, Hertfordshire.

    CU Sign reading 'This is the first Romany gypsy camp in Great Britain' - it notes the help given by Authoress Dame Barbara Cartland. GV The caravan laid out on the camp. LV Avenue between caravans, pan to caravan. LV Outhouses behind caravans, with flush toilets. SV Woman doing washing in tub. CU Pan Mrs Daisy Davis wringing washing out. CU Her son looking at baby in pram. LV Mrs Davis hangs washing on line. SV Mrs Betty Buckland reading to her children. CU Mrs Buckland. CU Two girls listening. LV Children in garden. SV Nelson Buckland and his wife tending garden. LV Children walking along avenue between caravans.

    (Orig.Neg.)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1767.32
    Media URN:
    54639
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    13/08/1964
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:23:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:49:05:00 / 01:50:28:00
    Canister:
    64/66

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