• Short Summary

    Annual cattle show at Agricultural Hall takes place despite recent foot and mouth outbreak.

  • Description

    Title reads: "London".

    Agricultural Hall, London.

    Annual cattle show of the Smithfield Club. Various shots of cattle in pens in indoor arena. Farmers and buyers wander about examining the cows, bulls and sheep on displays.

    King George VI wins the "Devon Section" of the show. Many of the Windsor entries are absent due to foot and mouth disease restrictions.

    Note: narrator makes lots of references to recent foot and mouth outbreak - explaining if Ministry of Agriculture had not removed the ban all the animals at the show would have to be slaughtered. AH 2001.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    945.04
    Media URN:
    16103
    Group:
    Unissued / unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    09/12/1937
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:35:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:02:34:00 / 01:03:09:00
    Canister:
    37/98

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