Great footage of camp life for the Women's Land Army, and women working on farm.
Women's Land Army Camp going to farms by lorry.
Location of events unknown.
Opens with shot of row of tents; conical shaped like a wigwam or teepee (tepee). A woman is coming out of one with a bugle as in military; she blasts out reveille and lots of women emerge from the tents; walking in different directions.
CU 5 women in front of tent; getting ready; one polishing boot; one wrapping strip round & round her leg. Pan across camp; women shaking out beds; folding blankets; etc. Women cooking breakfast in pans on top of outdoor brick oven; next to a cabin; a little spaniel dog runs by in FG.
More women at work; some stirring steaming huge pots; others carrying pitchers. Women baker by half-moon shaped oven; taking out a pan hooked onto a long pole
A bunch of women in the back of a truck; moving away on a road through trees; some waving. Truck stopped on road; some women jump off; wave goodbye to others who remain.
Women working in field, gathering flax into bundles while a 'country manor' man smokes a pipe and watches them. Loading bales of flax onto cart with help of men. Outside a farm building the women put bundles of sheared wool onto scales to be weighed. Nice shot of woman grinning as she struggles with a large bale of flax, then posing with a big bundle of wool.
World War One; Women war workers.