Pearl Fishing on Strule River

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Details

Location

Omagh

Year

1950s

Source

Haldane Mitchell

Format

8mm, film

black and white

Length

04min 01sec

Silent

silent

Courtesy

Rights Holder

Dr C.J.H. Mitchell

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Description

Amateur film showing pearl fishing on the Strule River in the 1950s.

Shot List

View of river bed through the water. Man with pincers picking up oysters. Opening oysters with another man. Looking at a large number of pearls in his hand.