Detail

Title ID 2956Collection ID404
Title[King's Mead School Trip to Croydon Aerodrome; Oxford and Cambridge University Boat Race; Funeral of King George V]
Date[ca. 1933 - 1935]; 1936
Genre/TypeAmateurNon-fiction
KeywordsAircraft Airports Boats Children Cultural Events Education Funerals Racing Rivers Royalty Sport
Location
LocalCroydon London Seaford
RegionalEast Sussex Greater London London
NationalUnited Kingdom England
Credits
ProductionNot known
Format16mm Black & White Silent
Duration11 min. 50 sec.
Copyright & AccessCopyright restrictions apply, contact Screen Archive South East for details

Summary

An amateur film-maker films the planes taxiing, landing and taking off at Croydon Aerodrome; follows the Oxford and Cambridge Boat Race on the River Thames; and records the funeral cortege of King George V from a high vantage point.