This video has no sound
  • Short Summary

    Families from Devon are seen leaving Plymouth on a ship bound for Australia.

  • Description

    Plymouth, Devon.

    Title: "MODERN 'PILGRIM FATHERS'. 70 families from Devon leave under family group system to found a 'new Devon' in Australia".

    M/S of men, women and children walking up the gang plank to join more families on the deck of a ship. High angled shot of the families on deck, some wave at the camera, in the distance is the Devon coastline. High angled shot, looking over the heads of the families on deck, at their relatives and friends waving from the quayside, one old woman appears to be crying, her companion hugs her.

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    330.15
    Media URN:
    24216
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    07/02/1924
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:35:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:25:18:00 / 01:25:53:00
    Canister:
    G 1056

Comments (0)

We always welcome comments and more information about our films.
All posts are reactively checked. Libellous and abusive comments are forbidden.

Add your comment