Detail

Title ID 1577Collection ID254
Title[Knaphill School; building of the new junior swimming pool]
Date1969 - 1970
CollectionAlan Wardle
Genre/TypeAmateurNon-fiction
ThemePublic Services
KeywordsBuilding Construction Children Schools Swimming
Location
LocalKnaphill
RegionalSurrey
NationalEngland United Kingdom
Credits
ProductionMr Alan Wardle
FormatStandard 8mm Colour Sound
Duration16min. 53sec.
Copyright & AccessCopyright restrictions apply, contact Screen Archive South East for details

Summary

A film documenting the construction of the new swimming pool at Knaphill School. The site is prepared for the pool and excavations are carried out; concrete is laid and a cement render is applied to form the shell of the pool. The pool is tiled and filled with water; an opening ceremony is held where the children take part in swimming demonstrations.