Agricultural machinery waiting to be repaired at Wandon End Works during 'spare parts crisis'.
Unused / unissued footage - dates and locations may be unclear / unknown.
Lack of equipment for repairing agricultural machines is causing a crisis on the land. At Wandon End Works we see Mr Oliver, head of the firm, explaining the cause of delays to a customer.
Shots of a blacksmith trying to manufacture makeshift spare parts. The works manager puts a card reading 'Too Late' on a new haymaker that arrived after the harvest had finished.
Workmen push out a light tractor, minus an engine which is unobtainable. A farm tractor is brought on a lorry for repair. Pan of the machines stacked in the yard awaiting repair.
Workmen hammer a mangle and pulper machine. M/S of a man tightening the nuts on a binder.