Film: 4185

Farming + Rural Life | 1940 | Sound | B/W


Lavenham, Suffolk, a beautiful and detailed film of the village
its industries and farming past and present
tilling and harvesting the fields, wheelwright, blacksmith, saddlery, shops. Legs of two women seated by an electric fire with a dog. Followed by a bizarre shot of a picture of the Devil or Satan painted on a wall of a house illuminated by two lighted candles. The commentary makes no mention of it and it is followed by a shot of someone ironing. Public house. Man drinks beer from a glass boot.

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