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  • Short Summary

    Various methods of ploughing a straight furrow are tested out in a Berkshire field.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Wantage. World's Tractor Trials. 33 'Robot Ploughmen' from 8 countries vie in great 4 day Test."

    Wantage, Berkshire.

    Various shots of tractors pulling ploughs across a field. People watch the trial of the different tractors and ploughs.

    Shot of men testing pushable ploughs / rotovators.

    Shots of a tractor pulling two ploughing machines.

    Shots of more traditional ploughing equipment - two large horses pulling plough.

    CU of two plough horses.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    743.15
    Media URN:
    7772
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    18/09/1930
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:34:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:22:37:00 / 01:24:11:00
    Canister:
    30/32

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