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  • Short Summary

    80 year old Will Rogers, Britain's oldest blacksmith, at work in his forge. Leicestershire.

  • Description

    Unissued / Unused material.

    80 year old Will Rogers, the oldest blacksmith in the country. Tur Langton, near Market Harborough. Leicestershire.

    LS Will with horse outside his forge. MS cottage, pan to forge and him shoeing the horse. MS as he comes out and shoes the horse. CU's shoe going on. CU Will hammering the shoe in the forge, pan up to his face.

    MS cooling shoe off in water. MS horseshoes hanging up. Various shots as he hammers shoe and shoes horse. CU as he pumps up heat on forge, pan to horseshoe in the flames. MS as he hammers the shoe. MS smelting the shoe. MS's of Will walking about in back garden.

    Cuts for 46/81.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2355.11
    Media URN:
    66314
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:03:18:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:24:24:00 / 01:27:42:00
    Canister:
    UN 1582 F

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