• Short Summary

    A windmill dating from 1665 is fitted with new sails.

  • Description

    Titles read: "New Life! THE TALE OF A MILL".

    Land Hill, Surrey.

    Various shots of Outwood Mill, a windmill that was built near Reigate in 1665. Men are seen working on the new sails that are being fitted to the mill. A man moves the body of the mill around to face the wind using the tail pole. Nice shot of the new sails moving around on the mill.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1632.08
    Media URN:
    51954
    Group:
    Pathe sound pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    19/07/1934
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:16:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:15:44:00 / 01:17:00:00
    Canister:
    PSP 850

Comments (1)

  1. Humpers says

    When this film is played it is a completely different film to that listed. It seems to be of some electronic research project rather than about the Outwood windmill.

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