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  • Short Summary

    Footage of soldiers shearing sheep.

  • Description

    Soldiers sheep shearing (Part 1). Location of events unknown.

    Agriculture; World War One. Soldiers shearing sheep. Good film. Soldier in FG sitting on sheep; using shears attached to a machine with a wheel cranked by another soldier. Another team like this in BG; and a wagon with wool on it. CU of guy shearing sheep. Then ECU same. The wool comes off quickly in large hunks - it all hangs together as if still on the sheep. Soldier gathering up wool. Shot of one guy pulling a sheep across yard; as others continue working. Animals; livestock; farming.

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    Film ID:
    1886.23
    Media URN:
    72435
    Group:
    Old negatives
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1917
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:58:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:26:16:00 / 01:27:14:00
    Canister:
    ON 069 G

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