• Short Summary

    Short film showing the process of making wooden bowls for bowling.

  • Description

    Plymouth, Devon.

    General view, pan across the harbour at Plymouth showing the statue of Francis Drake that overlooks the harbour. Various shots showing the manufacture of the wooden bowls used in bowling, from their initial shaping from a square of wood to the final polishing of the finished wood and painting. Several shots of the men bowling.

    (Mute & Track Negs.)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1274.33
    Media URN:
    42663
    Group:
    New sound pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    20/07/1939
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:22:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:49:38:00 / 01:51:00:00
    Canister:
    NSP 173

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