• Short Summary

    Families from London's East End spend their holidays picking hops in Kent.

  • Description

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

    Kent.

    A man plays a bugle amidst the hop pickers. Various shots of men, women and children from London's East End working in the hop fields. Some of the families start singing as they work.

    A man makes notes on the amount of hops being picked.

    Children get a wash and then shots of a family eating and drinking tea.

    More shots of people picking hops. The children are pulling the hops from the plants.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    723.01
    Media URN:
    6438
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    01/09/1930
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:03:02:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:00:02:00 / 01:03:04:00
    Canister:
    30/27

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