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  • Short Summary

    Shots of people in small boats and swans on a river.

  • Description

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    Black bird with white and black tail, yellow beak with red rim. swimming and on nest. Couple in motor boat sail up river. Small motor boats 'Romney Girl' and 'Dereth' on the river. Swan swims up the river. Swan with cygnet. Swan flies low over the river, skids and swims again. Swan swims with neck resting against it's back. Two swans with cygnets. Two children in dinghy with sails. Yellow water lilies in bud. River boat cruises along river. Paddle used as a rudder in small wooden boat with man standing and manoeuvring it. Eight swans swim under stone bridge. Swans tail in the air as swan's head and neck are under water. Various MS of 6 / 8 swans on the river. LS swans under stone bridge.

    Mute Col Neg

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    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Unissued / unused
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    1960 - 1969
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Time in/Out:
    01:19:31:00 / 01:42:32:00
    UN 4610 A

Comments (1)

  1. jamied says

    "Black bird with white and black tail, yellow beak with red rim, swimming" - it's a moorhen.

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