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Film Title: SCOTTISH RE-AFFORESTATION SCHEME Play Clip: SCOTTISH RE-AFFORESTATION

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Card Title: SCOTTISH RE-AFFORESTATION
Location: Elgin, Cullen, Scotland
Date: 18/05/1950
Length: 78 secs
Story Number: 53755
Description: The Forestry Commission is working at Calvin to reclaim land and plant it with young Corsican pine trees.
Shot List.: GV. Row of men preparing planting site at Newham Forest Nursery near Elgin (x2). MS men sowing seed. MCU men & women pull roller over seed. MCU raking over seed, GV Calvin horse pulling away felled tree (x2). GV branches being loaded onto wagon (x3). LS wagon with branches past sand dune, GV branches being pulled off wagon. MS district officer & head forester pan to sand dune. GV team of men planting small fir trees. CU tree planted, CU small tree amongst protecting brushwood (x2). GV small water tanker man with hose on top. CU man with water hose. GV water jet over trees.

Elgin, Scotland - Men and women ploughing the land with tractor, hand operated plougher and horse. Men sowing seeds by hand. Rolling ground.
Cullen, Scotland - Horse pulling felled trees. Men loading trees onto lorry. MS tractor with large load of brushwood. Men pulling of brushwood. District officer and head forester discussing. Shot of sandy land. Small trees being planted amongst brushwood. Man on tank-type machine hosing the forest of pine to protect from fire.
Keywords: Countries - Scotland, Towns and Cities, Agriculture, Commerce and Industry - Forestry, Vehicles, Animals, Mankind men, women
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