• Short Summary

    Farmers in the North of England shear their sheep, they still use hand clippers.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Losing Their Wool".

    VS of sheep being rounded up on farms in North England.

    VS of sheep being sheared with hand clippers. The wool is stacked, women and children help to carry the wool away as it is cut from the sheep.

    The fleeces are shown being held up to the camera.

    VS of sheep running around after being shorn.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1049.41
    Media URN:
    20947
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    11/07/1940
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:45:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:47:24:00 / 01:48:09:00
    Canister:
    40/56

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