• Short Summary

    Oyster fishing off Prince Edward Island in Canada.

  • Description

    Oyster fishing in Canada.

    Prince Edward Island.

    Various shots of boats in line approaching oyster beds, M/S one boat. C/U oysters on seabed underwater. M/S man in boat casting net. M/S net trailing behind boat. C/U of the net catching starfish. Various shots of men catching oysters with poles. M/S poles under water clamping onto oysters. M/S as a man brings the oysters up to the surface. M/S another man fishing with poles. M/S man sorting oysters. L/S boat going home. C/U oysters on boat, C/U man sorting them. Various shots as men sort the oysters, the net is dropped back into the water. C/U of the sea panning to the boat.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1265.33
    Media URN:
    34253
    Group:
    New pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    16/05/1949
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:34:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:47:06:00 / 01:48:40:00
    Canister:
    NP 244

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