• Short Summary

    Footage of fishing off Southend coast in Essex.

  • Description

    L/S Fishing near Southend Pier in Essex. M/S Another angle, smack. L/S and M/S of seamen winding up net. C/U and M/S of net. C/U of type loosening rope, pan to net in water. M/S fishermen hauling up net and spilling out white-bait onto deck (2 shots). M/S of Seamen sifting fish. C/U of whitebait being sifted. M/S of fishermen sifting and throwing rejects overboard.

    M/S Seagulls descending on rejected fish. (4 shots). M/S of seaman pouring water into basket of fish. C/U pouring fish into tub and another seaman starting to sift them. C/U Pouring fish into box. C/U Fish going into box.

    M/S of seamen stowing boxed whitebait into long boat. M/S Another shot, seamen stowing boxed whitebait into long boat and long boatmen preparing to shove off from smack. C/U. Seaman pulling in rope after long boat cast off. M/S Long boat pulling away from smack. L/S. boat going away into distance towards pier.

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    New pictorials
    British Pathé
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    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:04:21:00 / 01:06:23:00
    NP 379

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