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  • Short Summary

    Lovely scenes of people from London's East End picking hops in the fields of Kent.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Kent. The Hop-Pickers' Army. East-enders 'profit & pleasure' holiday is now in full swing in the hopfields."

    Kent.

    Pan across scenes of men, women and children working in the hop fields of Kent.

    Men are throwing sacks of hops onto the back of a horse drawn cart.

    The hops hang from wires strung from tall poles.

    M/S of a group of children sorting though the hops and putting them into boxes.

    C/U of large woman sitting with children.

    More shots of groups of children helping out with the hopping.

    C/U of young man with small child - barely a toddler.

    Sound Track Missing.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    681.28
    Media URN:
    5125
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    29/08/1932
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:51:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:41:39:00 / 01:43:30:00
    Canister:
    32/69

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