• Short Summary

    Footage of man who delivers water to farm animals in Chacewater, Devon.

  • Description

    Chacewater water supply in Devon.

    M/S Horse and car (with barrel on top,) approaching camera and stops. M/S driver gets down, takes lead from cart, walks to well, lays down trough from top of well to hole in barrel. M/S Starts pumping water which runs down trough into barrel. C/U Man pumping, pan to water coming out of pump C/U water running into barrel. M/S woman with barrel on cart watching. M/S Man leading horse away after filling barrel. M/S woman backing her horse and cart to well. M/S man leading horse and cart. M/S cows.

    M/S Man filling buckets from barrel and tipping into cow's trough water gushing into bucket from barrel. M/S he takes another bucket and pours water in. M/S walks to horse and gives him pail of water. C/U Cows drinking from trough. M/S backing horse and cart into lane. M/S takes two buckets from cart, goes down steps and puts them under natural (?) spring. C/U water running into pail M/S takes away filled pail. M/S pours water into barrel. Man and woman carrying buckets of water along village street. pan with them. As they walk out of frame, camera holds notice "Chacewater".

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    New pictorials
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:18:16:00 / 01:20:02:00
    NP 311

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