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  • Short Summary

    Great shots of girls of the Women's Land Army collecting in the harvest.

  • Description

    Unused / unissued material - location and dates unclear or unknown.

    Salisbury Plain, Wiltshire.

    VS of land girls getting in the harvest. They operate tractor drawn reaper over large corn fields probably on Salisbury Plains. The reapers operate in an impressive chain over the large fields.

    VS of girls taking a well earned rest when the tea van arrives on site.

    More shots of the reapers working across the field.

    Short CU of corn waving in breeze.

    More shots of the tea break.

    (Neg.)

    Cataloguer's Note: The Land Girls are part of the WLA - the Women's Land Army - and these are really good shots. Old record suggests date as August 1941 - MD.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1665.17
    Media URN:
    60374
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:03:46:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:50:40:00 / 01:54:26:00
    Canister:
    UN 282 F

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