• Short Summary

    An item showing fishermen using half nets in Solway.

  • Description

    Solway fishing.

    Dumfries and Galloway.

    M/S of fisherman putting his waders on. Various shots as they sort out their half nets which are on three poles, a man fastens his neck waders. Various shots as Tom Percival who is nearly 80, mends the nets. A man holds up a drungeon (?) a wooden pole for felling fish. M/S of the vicar who is the leader of the fishermen. They carry their big nets down to the shore then draw lots for position. Various shots as they stand in the sea and fish. M/S of their catch.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1548.06
    Media URN:
    49678
    Group:
    New sound pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    22/06/1942
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:42:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:09:37:00 / 01:11:19:00
    Canister:
    NSP 325

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