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    New Forest, Hampshire.

    General view, pan down country road. General shot of forest clearing, washing hangs on line. General view of gypsy encampment. Various shots of gypsy huts made from wood, tin and canvas - very primitive. C/U of stew pot boiling over open fire. C/U of chimney, pan down to man and dog going into hut. General view of camp. M/S of woman sitting in doorway of tent. C/U of interior, woman cooking over open fire.

    C/U of kettle boiling over open fire. M/S of woman sitting outside hut. C/U of woman making straw ropes. C/U of woman doing weekly wash outside hut. M/S of children and chickens playing outside hut. M/S of woman hanging out washing. M/S of 2 dogs lying asleep. C/U of cat. C/U of 3 puppies playing together. Back view, old woman and two children walking in woods.

    Squalor of gypsies' living conditions highlighted in commentary.

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  • Data

    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Film ID:
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:33:04:00 / 01:34:48:00
    NP 193
    Sort Number:
    NP 193
  • Appears in...

    Lifestyle & Culture
    New Forest Romanies vardo Big Fat Gypsy Clips Gypsies in the New Forest Gypsies
  • Stills

    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

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