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    Fierce competition in herring fishing off Ireland coast.

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    Dunmore East, Eire, (Republic of Ireland, Southern Ireland).

    GV. Little harbour at Dunmore East, Waterford, Republic of Ireland. Various shots of mass of loaded barrels of fish waiting for delivery for Galway and Dublin for shipping to many parts of the world. Unloading herrings from fishing boat at the harbour of Dunmore East. CU. Herrings lying on the deck of the fishing trawler. Barrels of fish are rolled along the pier waiting the arrival of lorries which will take them to Galway and Dublin for distribution to world markets. Dutch fisherman splicing ropes on the harbour side at Dunmore East with fishing fleet and barrels of fish in background CU. Giw Thusse from Denhaag, Netherlands (Holland), splicing ropes on the harbour side, showing close up shots of Dutch clogs. GV. Fishing fleet in harbour at Dunmore East. Unloading fish at the harbour. View of trawler hold showing unloading of fish (these pictures were taken out at sea, weather very bad). 400 tone German trawler Paul Ludbeck of Hamburg fishing for herrings off the Dunmore East Coast. New Dutch hospital ship 'De Hoop' with doctors and nurses onboard patrols the fishing area. CU. Showing name on side of hospital ship. Large German, Dutch, Russian and Polish trawlers fishing four miles off the Dunmore East coast.


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    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Unissued unused
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1950 - 1959
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:03:38:00 / 01:05:44:00
    UN 3182 A

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