• Short Summary

    Coverage of the Bath and West Agricultural Show at Shepton Mallet, Somerset.

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    Full title reads: "Somerset. Agriculture Our Biggest Industry".

    Bath and West Agricultural Show at Shepton Mallet, Somerset.

    GV Bath and West show. CU Sign 'Herefords,' AS Another sign 'The Beef Short Horn Society'. AS Another sign 'Aberdeen Angus'. AS Another sign 'Ayrshire cattle'. Pan down to placard. GV Fresian cattle being judged and paraded. SV Ditto. CU Judge Hugh Hodge. SV Three of the remaining cattle being judged. CU Farmer. SV Second prize winner No 93. CU Ditto. CU Farmers watching. SV First prize winner No 57 belonging to Mr Radley Smith. CU Pinning rosette. CU Rosette (first prize).

    GV Sheep shearing in progress. SV Ditto. CU Mr Neil Churchouse, a New Zealand champion sheep shearer. Pan down to badge on coat, 'Golden Shears 1966'. SV Sheep being sheared. CU Ditto. SV Man lays out the complete sheep's coat on ground.

    SV A small mini tractor can be used for gardens and small plots. CU Ditto.

    SV 69 year old Albert Jenkins blowing horn. GV Blackmoore Vale fox hunt in main ring. Pan as huntsman passes camera. SV Towards and pan hunting dogs following.

    GV Musical ride in progress. CU Ditto.

    SV Mr Radley Smith's Fresian breed champion 'Solwick Pastime'. No 56 Five years old with her bull calf which was born half and hour after leaving the judging ring. SV Ditto. CU Of 'Solwick Pastime' licking her calf. Pan to CU of the calf. Full CU calf's head. LV Solwick Pastime licking her calf.

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    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
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    4K at Filmfinity, HD at Filmfinity
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:03:00:00 / 01:04:51:00

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