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  • Description

    Item title reads - Pick your bird!

    Wholesale dealers look at the turkeys in Smithfield market, London.

    M/S Smithfield Poultry Market. Various shots of turkeys hanging up. M/S as man lifts turkey from hook and throws it to another man. C/U as turkey is put onto scale, pan up to scales weighing 25lbs. M/S as man throws turkey onto hook. C/U turkey swinging. M/S as porter lifts turkey from hook. M/S as the porter throws it to another man who catches it on his arm. M/S as porter throws turkey onto hook. M/S man holding frozen turkey which weighs 34lbs. C/U turkey. C/U man lifting goose from box. C/U man wearing overcoat leaving the market, as he walks away from camera a goose head can be seen swinging below his overcoat.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    21/11/1963
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    54950
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1780.11
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:00:51:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:17:51:00 / 01:18:42:00
    Canister:
    63/94
    Sort Number:
    63/094
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    Trade & Industry
    WorkSpaces
    Smithfield Market Various London Clips
  • Stills

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

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