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Collection Turner Collections (Lucas family films)

Summary

A collection of films made by the Lucas family at their Warnham Court estate. The films include a 35mm wedding film created by noted film director Mr Fred Leroy Granville whilst he was based at the Stoll Productions Ltd studio in Cricklewood, London.

Collection ID650Reference codeWS 040809
TitleTurner Collections (Lucas family films)
Dates1920s - 1930s
ProductionLucas family
MaterialsFILM 35mm 16mm
Access statusContact Screen Archive South East for details

Description

The Lucas family were the wealthy owners of the Warnham Court estate in Horsham, West Sussex. The films show various activities on the estate in the 1920s including a large shooting party attending a pheasant and rabbit shoot, bee keepers demonstrating how they manage the hives, a grand family wedding with the locals gathering in the street to celebrate the event and portraits of the family with their new baby on show.

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