• Short Summary

    Good story about the fruit and grain harvest in Kent - the garden of England.

  • Description

    Full title reads; "Home Drive For Food - Britain's Harvest 1947".

    Fruit picking and grain harvesting. Kent.

    CU MS apples growing on a tree.

    CU Cherry plums on a tree.

    MS tracking shot of orchards in East Malling.

    MS CU Pickers busily gathering plums, standing at the top of ladders.

    MS plums being emptied from baskets to boxes.

    CU baskets of blackcurrants.

    MS a windmill, silhouette shot, near Dover.

    LS Pan shot of a cornfield with stooks of oats.

    CU an oat Stook.

    MS a combine harvester at work.

    CU the blades of a combine harvester rotating.

    LS Pan of a barley field.

    MS of harvester at work.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1191.05
    Media URN:
    41229
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    14/08/1947
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:53:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:06:05:00 / 01:07:58:00
    Canister:
    47/65

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