|Title ID||2285||Collection ID||460|
|Title||A Medley, Come Gardening|
|Keywords||Bridges Domestic Gardens Harbours Lakes Landscape Rivers Rural Areas Ships Urban Areas|
|Format||Standard 8mm Colour Silent|
|Copyright & Access||Copyright restrictions apply, contact Screen Archive South East for details|
This amateur film opens with numerous shots of flowers in a garden. The remainder of the film contains sequences shot at various locations, marked by intertitles, including Parham, Chilham, Dover, central London and Bosham.
Opening titles: "a medley" & "come gardening". The film opens with shots of spring flowers in a garden; the trees are seen in blossom.
Intertiitle" "Parham"; shots of Parham House, church and surrounding autumnal countryside; fallow deer roam in the grounds. Shots of the lake and close-ups of water lilies; further shots of the fallow deer.
Intertitle: "Chilham & Dover Harbour"; shots of Chilham village, including brick and timber framed houses, the White Horse pub and the church tower. Shots of lighthouse on the end of the harbour wall, a container ship and looking inland a ferry in the harbour. The film cuts to shots of the River Thames and Waterloo Bridge (?); St. Paul's Cathedral can be seen in the background; boats are moored along the banks of the river. Smoke can be seen coming out of the chimney at Bankside Power Station (?). At a more tranquil setting, ducks are filmed on a river. Intertitle: "Bosham"; shots of Bosham harbour with sailing boats; a swan swims on a lake. "The End"