• Short Summary

    Workers in Dunmore East pick and pack shamrock for export to America and Canada.

  • Description

    Item title reads - Prepare for Shamrock Day.

    Dunmore East, Eire. (Republic of Ireland, Southern Ireland).

    M/S of two men sorting through shamrock in big trays. Various shots of others sorting through them for drying, C/U as bits are cut off. Various shots as they put them in packets ready for export to America and Canada for St. Patrick's Day. M/S's as packets of shamrock are sealed. M/S as boxes are taped up, sign on the front reads 'Shamrock perishable'. M/S as the boxes are carried out ready to be loaded onto trucks.

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    1668.27
    Media URN:
    52427
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    14/03/1960
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:57:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:52:17:00 / 01:53:14:00
    Canister:
    60/22

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