• Short Summary

    Flowers being picked, packed and transported to mainland from Scilly Islands.

  • Description

    Scilly Isles, Cornwall.

    L/S Scilly Isles' coastline, there is a boat rail in foreground. L/S of over ship's bows. General view of men picking flowers in field. Look like daffodils. Various shots 3 men walking across field with flowers. C/U of man putting flowers in box. M/S of man taking away flowers. C/U of man carrying flowers. C/U of flowers being put on to a cart.

    General view of interior of hot house. C/U of woman putting flowers into bunches. C/U of man putting bunches of flowers into water. C/U of 2 women making up bunches. C/U of girl putting bunches into boxes. General view of flowers sliding into hold of ship. C/U of boxes of flowers being put on to chute. C/U of box going down chute.

    General view boxes of flowers being put into aircraft. C/U of man loading flowers into aircraft. C/U of flowers being stacked up inside aircraft. General view of aircraft taking off. Low angle shot of aircraft in flight. Aerial shot of Bishop's Rock Lighthouse. C/U of interior of cockpit. Aerial shot of waves hitting rocks on coastline. C/U of pilot fixing flower in cockpit - his lucky charm. Aerial shot coastline.

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    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    New pictorials
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:30:00:00 / 01:32:25:00
    NP 192

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