Collection Christopher Harris
A collection of local films made by Christopher Harris from the late 1960s and early 1970s, featuring Kent and East Sussex.
|Collection ID||1064||Reference code||K 081217|
|Dates||1960s - 1970s|
|Materials||FILM Standard 8mm|
|Access status||Contact Screen Archive South East for details|
Films in this collection:
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[Round & About: Flowers; Bexhill; Zoo]
|Date||[ca. 1960 - 1979]||ID||7924|
A family car trip through the Sussex countryside and several towns is interspersed with scenes edited by the film-maker that includes Bodiam Castle, London Zoo, Royal Observatory, Greenwich (London) and flower gardens.
[Eynsford Friary; Storm at Hastings]
|Date||[ca. 1960 - 1970s]||ID||7921|
A film showing scenes around East Sussex and Bexley (Kent) interspersed with footage taken from the front of a car. Scenes include the Eynsford Friary in Bexley, travel on the Bluebell Railway, Hastings Old Town, seafront, Hastings Miniature and funicular railway and several beach scenes at Bexhill-on-Sea.
[Bexleyheath: Sam Ben Simba]
|Date||[ca. 1960 - 1970s]||ID||7922|
A sequence of scenes taken at home and whilst travelling around Kent and the London Borough of Greenwich in by Christopher Harris.
[Bexhill & Places: College; St. Peters Christmas; Hidlands; Sea Moods; Hastings; Gravesend; London at Night]
|Date||[ca. 1960 - 1970s]||ID||7923|
A collection of scenes from around East Sussex and Kent, interspersed with footage taken from the front of a car, that includes views of a beach, a visit to London with shots of a London Trade Show and domestic Christmas family scenes at home in Bexhill-on-Sea as recorded by Christopher Harris.
[Travels Bexhill: St. Peters; Hastings Fish and Old Town; About Sussex; Rye; Herstmonceux Observatory; Thames Long Reach]
A car travels through Sussex towns and countryside in this film by Christopher Harris. Scenes include the coast and street scenes at Bexhill-on-Sea, Hastings and Rye. The film-maker makes a brief stop at the Royal Observatory, Herstmonceux in Sussex, visiting the Isaac Newton Telescope with views of the Equatorial Group of telescope domes on the opposite side of the road.
[Family Holiday by Car]
This extended film of family holidays includes several landmarks and religious buildings in Wiltshire, Somerset and Bath, taken by Christopher Harris in 1975.
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