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  • Short Summary

    Fun for some and misery on the roads as snow blankets England.

  • Description

    Item title reads: " Winter Comes. Heavy Snowfall blankets countryside. The Hampstead 'Alps' were soon a St Moritz in miniature. "

    Hampstead Heath, and Richmond Park

    Skiers attempt to enjoy the snow on Hampstead Heath a dog plays in the snow. One skier falls over on a small slope.
    Intertitles read: "A sylvian snow study in Richmond Park." - deer graze under the trees.

    Derby
    " In the Derby Hills at Buxton the children simply loved it." - children are pulled on sledges and a family play with their dog and play snowball. C/U child in sledge.
    " Lorry and motor drivers simply -- ??? it !!" - M/S snowbound lorries in a car park in deep snow. Men try to push a lorry. M/S car stuck in a snow drift in a country lane.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    666.34
    Media URN:
    26566
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    24/01/1927
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:09:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:53:21:00 / 01:55:30:00
    Canister:
    G 1366

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