• Short Summary

    Harold Macmillan pays a visit to a Ploughing and Hedging Competition near Shrewsbury.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Shrewsbury. Premier Sees The People".

    Shrewsbury, Shropshire.

    SV Prime Minister Harold Macmillan talking and shaking hands with officials of the Cruckton and district ploughing and hedging society. SV Crowd watching. GV Jean Burns in tractor looking back at line she is ploughing, pan to show cutters of plough. CU Jean Burns, pan to show earth being turned by plough. CU Mr. Macmillan. SV 15 year old Robert Dudleston driving tractor and ploughing line. GV Robert Dudleston ploughing. CU Man watching. SV Prime Minister walks over and shakes hands with Robert Dudleston. CU Two officials watching. CU Prime Minister walking through mud, pan to show boots. CU Man and woman watching. CU Mr. Macmillan talking and shaking hands with George Metcalfe from Yorkshire, who is a hedger. CU Mr. Macmillan and George Metcalfe talking. CU George Metcalfe laughing. GV Horse ploughing in progress. CU Old man watching. SV. Horse team coming towards camera. CU Mr. Macmillan and official watching. GV Horse team. CU Mr Macmillan stroking and patting horse.


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  • Data

    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:27:32:00 / 01:28:48:00

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