Detail

Title ID 8131Collection ID1090
Title[Lamb Tailing; Children; Fordson Tractor]
Date1938
CollectionArrowsmith Family
Genre/TypeAmateurFamily Home MovieIndependent AmateurNon-fictionActuality/Factual
ThemeFamily Life Working Life
KeywordsAnimals Domestic Gardens Family Farming Industry Old Age Play Workers
Location
LocalStreatley
RegionalBerkshire
NationalEngland United Kingdom
Credits
ProductionKathleen Arrowsmith
CameraKathleen Arrowsmith
Format16mm Colour Silent
Duration00:04:11:00
Copyright & AccessCopyright restrictions apply, contact Screen Archive South East for details

Summary

This film opens with scenes of animal husbandry, followed by mixed family scenes and farming. An orange Fordson Standard N tractor is used on the farm.

Description

This film opens with scenes of animal husbandry as a farmer handles several lambs to dock their tails.
The scene then cuts to a compilation of short domestic scenes, a man leading a horse (mare) and her foal through the farmyard and two toddler's playing in the garden with wooden toys and the family's pets.

The next section features an orange Fordson Standard N tractor pulling a hay or straw trailer on a farm road, followed by shots of two heavy horses pulling a hay cart labelled 'E.B. Savoy - Warren Farm, Streatley'.

Stills

A still from [Lamb Tailing; Children; Fordson Tractor] (1938)