• Short Summary

    Good item about sheep shearing in Australia.

  • Description

    Various shots of men on horseback rounding up vast herds of marino sheep in Delilaquin, Australia. Good shots of sheepdogs at work herding the sheep into pens. Good shots of sheep shearers at work shearing hundreds of sheep. MS's sheared sheep leaving the pens and running off into fields, they all jump in the air as they are released. Various shots of men piling up the wool and others sorting it according to grade.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1282.22
    Media URN:
    42786
    Group:
    New sound pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    21/12/1939
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:42:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:38:58:00 / 01:40:40:00
    Canister:
    NSP 194

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