• Short Summary

    Ornamental well presented to village of Stoke Row by Maharajah of Benares.

  • Description

    Old Well. Part of TAME GENTLEMEN PLEASE issue.

    Stoke Row, Chiltern Hills.

    Various shots of an ornamental well built between two rows of Cypress Trees. The well was presented to the village by the Maharajah of Benares 70 years ago. Novelist, Charles Reade, had told the Maharajah that in the summer some of the villages in the chalk hills go without water.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1248.22
    Media URN:
    42220
    Group:
    New sound pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    30/12/1937
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:28:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:32:34:00 / 01:33:02:00
    Canister:
    NSP 92

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