• Short Summary

    Women and men pick and pack tomatoes at a greenhouse.

  • Description

    Tomato Picking. Part of issue PUT IT THERE.

    Location of events unknown - somewhere in England.

    Several shots of girls picking tomatoes, or 'love apples' as commentator refers to them, in greenhouses. They take their baskets out to a man with a cart and stack them up then take them to the sorting sheds.

    Women and men sort and grade the tomatoes, putting them through a machine. The tomatoes are packed in boxes, covered with straw and lids are hammered on. Women and men stack the boxes onto a truck which drives off.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2328.43
    Media URN:
    66080
    Group:
    New sound pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    25/09/1940
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:11:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:58:34:00 / 01:59:45:00
    Canister:
    NSP 225

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