• Short Summary

    Protesters demonstrate against the traffic in old horses from Dublin to France. Ireland.

  • Description

    Item title reads - Traffic in old horses.

    Dublin, Southern Ireland (Republic of Ireland, Eire).

    M/S elevated shot of horses being led into an open box on the quayside at Dublin. M/S of people outside the locked gate with protest banners. M/S box with two horses in it, it is swung onto Dutch ship "Theano" by crane. M/S as crate is lowered into a hold. M/S as the other horses in the hold are fed with hay. M/S people marching with protest banners. C/U one of the banners which reads "Stop Export of Horses for Slaughter".

    M/S horses being led towards camera on their way to the quayside. M/S horses going through the gates of the docks. M/S protest marchers with their banners. M/S "City of Waterford" cargo boat where 40 horses died on rough crossing. C/U name on side of boat. M/S horses in hold of the "City of Waterford". C/U legs of one of the horses standing in his stall. C/U two of the horses standing together. M/S holds being covered.

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    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
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    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:52:55:00 / 01:54:01:00

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