• Short Summary

    An item about goats - they are bred for their milk and to help trim the turf roof of the owners log cabin.

  • Description

    New Forest, Hampshire.

    Various shots of a Norwegian style log cabin with a turf roof. On the roof, a goat nibbles the turf to keep it trim, its leash is held by a woman.

    C/U of a goat. M/S of a goat jumping over a fence. M/S of a herd of goats going into a barn. A woman goes into a pen and separates a Billy from a Nanny goat. She leads the Nanny onto a bench to milk her. Various shots of the goat being milked.

    M/S of the Billy goats - they are kept away from the Nannies as they make the milk smell (!?). Various shots of Billies in a field butting each other.

    The goats are all British Toggenburg. One of women featured is Mrs. M. E. Platten (sp.)

    Cuts exist - please see separate record.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    215.09
    Media URN:
    3189
    Group:
    Colour pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    14/01/1963
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:01:16:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:33:00:00 / 01:34:16:00
    Canister:
    CP 420

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