• Short Summary

    A large digger is used to move trees onto a housing estate in Jarrow.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Jarrow. 'Instant Trees'."

    Jarrow, Tyne and Wear.

    Still of housing estate with no trees.

    VS of workers with new tree planting machine. Tree is dug up and moved to another location. The tree is planted in another place.

    The Chair of the Civic Trust (who are setting up the scheme to encourage trees) Duncan Sandys (Conservative Politician) watches tree being planted with small crowd of dignitaries. Also there is Lord Alfred Robens (Labour Politician).

    GV of housing estate with trees planted.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1797.11
    Media URN:
    55363
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    12/06/1966
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:02:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:17:57:00 / 01:18:59:00
    Canister:
    66/47

Comments (1)

  1. jamied says

    The location for this clip is the Queen's Road Housing Estate.

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