• Short Summary

    Lions of all ages watch the visitors go by at Longleat game reserve, the Chipperfield family help out.

  • Description

    Longleat, Wiltshire.

    Lions at Longleat. Sign 'Warning Guard Dogs Patrolling', various shots of the lions. The Marquess of Bath gives a visitor pass to some people in a car, the gamekeeper opens the gate and they drive through past a sign telling them to keep their doors and windows closed. Lord Bath drives along in a zebra jeep with one of the gamekeepers who is carrying a gun, lions stroll in front. Various shots of lions taking a look at the cars driving past, one visitor takes a picture of two lions playing. A lioness drags off a piece of cloth. Various shots as slabs of meat are thrown.

    M/S of Richard Chipperfield feeding a lion and stroking it. A lion cub is fed from a bottle by Mary Chipperfield, another eats food from a dog bowl, the dog tries to eat the food but the cub picks the bowl up and carries it off somewhere else.

    Cuts exist please see separate record

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    Colour pictorials
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Time in/Out:
    01:03:09:00 / 01:07:03:00
    CP 601

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