Detail

Title ID 5457Collection ID775
TitleA Good Yarn
Date[ca. 1957]
CollectionRay Young
Genre/TypeAmateurIndependent AmateurNon-fictionActuality/Factual
ThemeWorking Life
KeywordsIndustry Workers Women Farming Men
Location
LocalHailsham
RegionalEast Sussex
NationalEngland United Kingdom
Credits
ProductionRay Young
CameraRay Young
FormatColour Silent
Duration00:12:36:10
Copyright & AccessCopyright restrictions apply, contact Screen Archive South East for details

Summary

This film shows the industrial process of making branded "Silver Star" medium bailer twine, for use on agricultural farms, to bind bails of straw or hay using a mechanised bailer. Scenes show the process from the delivery of the raw material, to the final product being used by a farmer.

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