• Short Summary

    A special device traps a hen and collects the eggs it has laid before releasing it. London.

  • Description

    Laying trap nests.

    Charlton, London.

    C/U laying trap nest. C/U door release action on side of box. C/U hand demonstrating movement. C/U owner Fred Fellingham. C/U as he drops egg in and it rolls down to the base. M/S as he puts a hen into the box. C/U hen stepping on spring release which closes the door. C/U Fred watching. C/U egg rolling and releasing trap to hold it. C/U as hen feeds from trough on front of box.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1309.21
    Media URN:
    43387
    Group:
    New pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    03/11/1952
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:42:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:44:47:00 / 01:45:29:00
    Canister:
    NP 425

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