• Short Summary

    Rose Farrow and her dog Gyp herd a flock of sheep up into the scenic Yorkshire Dales.

  • Description

    Hutton-Le-Hole, Yorkshire.

    L/S of a cottage next to a stream. L/S of a lone sheep scampering across the green of an idyllic village. M/S of the sheep by a stream. Various shots of sheep grazing on the village green.

    C/U of a sign - 'Rose Cottage'. C/U of a cottage, tilt down to see shepherdess Rose Farrow coming out of the front door with her dog, Gyp. Rose is seen striding purposefully across the green, she carries a traditional crook. Various L/Ss of Gyp rounding up the sheep on the green. Rose herds the sheep back to the hills above the dale. M/S of Gyp chasing some sheep over a brook. C/U of a sign for 'Hutton-le-Hole', more shots of Rose herding the flock up a country lane.

    C/U of hillside heather. Various shots of sheep nibbling heather. C/U of elderly Rose, tilt down to Collie, Gyp. L/S of Rose, Gyp and the flock walking over scenic hillside. C/U of Rose walking down a hillside path. C/U of Gyp. M/S of Rose lifting, with surprising ease, a ewe that has slipped down the hillside. Various shots of Rose using her crook to herd sheep through a narrow gateway into their pen. C/U of Rose grabbing a sheep to pull out grass stuck in its wool, Gyp watches. L/S of Rose, Gyp and the flock on a heather covered hillside.

    Notes: cuts exist - please refer to separate record.

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    Film ID:
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    Colour pictorials
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Time in/Out:
    01:49:51:00 / 01:52:14:00
    CP 570

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