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  • Short Summary

    Cuts from newsreel 47/74 - Widecombe Fair.

  • Description

    Unused / unissued footage - dates or locations unclear or unknown.

    Cuts from newsreel 47/74.

    Widecombe in the Moor, Devon - 1947.

    General view over the Devonshire hills. General view of the centre of Widecombe showing a tree growing out of a stone plinth.

    At Widecombe Fair we see two girls straddled across a pole, having a pillow fight. Shots of a three-legged race in progress. Quick shot of men having tug of war contest. More shots of the girls on the pole in a pillow fight.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2166.18
    Media URN:
    64106
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1947
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:59:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:38:50:00 / 01:39:49:00
    Canister:
    UN 1807 D

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