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  • Short Summary

    All hands on deck as whole families join in to gather the Hop Harvest.

  • Description

    Item title reads: "Paddock Wood - The "Hopping" Season - Picking is in full swing in Kent Hop-fields where there is an excellent crop".

    Paddock Wood, Kent.

    Good item on Kentish Hop Pickers. WS. Women with children on their laps picking hops. WS. Pan from family group working together. WS. Women working together filling sack set up on stretcher. WS Pan across large group of pickers. LS Children working on picking. LS. family working small child hanging from sack filled with hops. WS Woman pulling down more hops. WS, Pickers working pan to see cart with full sacks stacked on it. LS Pickers posing fro the camera all move off. WS Good shot of women and children working together to fill sacks. LS. Good shot two small girls with hops draped around them. MS. Woman holding arms full of hops with only her head visible. WS Transferring the picked hops into sacks.

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    Film ID:
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    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:47:57:00 / 01:50:54:00
    G 596

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