Swaledale Museum
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The Bargain Men (1976)
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Yorkshire TV documentary from 1976, portraying the decline of lead mining in Swaledale in the second half of the nineteenth century, using archive photographs and readings from the time.
Running time: 25 mins.
The Bargain Men
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Jake's Scene - Swaledale (1971)
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A documentary from 1971 featuring singer/songwriter Jake Thackray as a reporter exploring Swaledale, interviewing some residents and singing songs about the dale.
Running time: 26 mins.
Jake's Scene - Swaledale
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Mr Swaledale (2020)
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A short documentary by Georgia Hird, sharing the thoughts of local farmer John Waggett, out and about with his stock in his beloved Swaledale.
Running time: 13 mins.
JMr Swaledale
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All Aboard! The Country Bus (2016)
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Recorded in real time, this BBC film made in 2016 for its 'slow tv' series is filmed from a Northern Dalesman bus as it journeys from Richmond up Swaledale, then over Buttertubs pass and via Hawes to Ribblehead.
Running time: 2 hrs 21 mins.
All Aboard! The Country Bus


 

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