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  • Short Summary

    Tractors and horses are both used in a ploughing competition in Ireland.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Powerscourt Ploughing Match. The Tractor plough provides a striking contrast to the more leisurely movements of the ploughmen and competitors and their teams."

    Eire, Southern Ireland, Republic of Ireland.

    A tractor comes across a field ploughing a furrow. Men are walking alongside judging the contestant in the competition. In the background horse teams are pulling ploughs.

    Shot of two horses pulling a plough. More shots of ploughs and horses. Judges walk behind to check the straightness of the furrow.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    757.33
    Media URN:
    8338
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    12/02/1931
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:15:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:55:58:00 / 01:57:13:00
    Canister:
    31/13

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