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  • Short Summary

    Scottish Fisher Women are shown at work during the herring harvest in Scarborough.

  • Description

    Scarborough, Yorkshire.

    Intertitle: "The HERRING HARVEST and annual 'invasion' of Scottish Fisher Lasses - is now in full swing".

    Various shots of young women in head scarves standing in front of large wooden trays, gutting herring. C/U of two girls - they work at great speed - it looks a very messy job! M/S of two women carrying a large wooden bowl full of herring, they empty it into a large bucket. Various C/Us of a girl scooping herring out of the bucket, behind her we see the quayside and fishing boats. C/U of three Scottish Fisher Lasses.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    214.03
    Media URN:
    21583
    Group:
    Unissued / unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    16/09/1920
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:47:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:01:52:00 / 01:02:39:00
    Canister:
    G 703

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