• Short Summary

    Hop stringing and banding contest in Kent.

  • Description

    No titles. Hop stringing and banding competition.

    Kent.

    Various shots of people taking part in hop stringing and banding contest. Competitors stand on stilts to fix strings on the hop wires. Others stand on the ground and work with long poles from there. M/S of women and children watching. Shots of women banders at work in the hop fields.

    The winning stringer, EA 'Ted' Blunt receives his trophy cup. The winning bander, Mrs Burrows receives her cup. M/S of people applauding. Ted gives Mrs Burrows a kiss on the cheek.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2203.03
    Media URN:
    57239
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    17/04/1969
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:17:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:02:14:00 / 01:03:31:00
    Canister:
    69/32

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