• Short Summary

    Wild ponies are herded across water to Chincoteague Island for annual horse sale, USA.

  • Description

    Title reads: "Ponies Swim to Sale".

    Virginia, United States of America (USA).

    Panning shot from people on boats to the wild pony herd. The ponies are about to swim across to Chincoteague Island for the annual pony sale. L/S spectators watching. Various shots pony herd swimming across stretch of water en masse, people watch from boats.

    Ponies and foals scramble onto dry land. The ponies are driven through the town to a corral. Riders on horseback ride behind the pony herd. Panning shot ponies entering the corral. C/U foal and its mother. C/U another foal feeding from its mother. Panning shot ponies in the corral.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1577.25
    Media URN:
    50583
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    10/08/1959
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:50:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:55:21:00 / 01:56:11:00
    Canister:
    59/64

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