• Short Summary

    A look at how ploughs work and have developed over the years.

  • Description

    Part of HAPPY DAYS issue.

    Various shots of horse drawn plough at work. Various shots of mechanical plough pulled by a tractor in action.

    Diagram of traditional plough, arrows appear pointing to different parts of the plough. Inter cut with C/Us farmer's hand pointing at corresponding parts of a real plough.

    Various shots of antique and ancient ploughs from Science Museum collection, exhibits date back to Ancient Egyptian times.

    More shots of farmer ploughing field with tractor.

    Diagrams by Joe Noble.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1262.20
    Media URN:
    42439
    Group:
    New sound pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:30:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:26:53:00 / 01:29:23:00
    Canister:
    NSP 133

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