Detail

Title ID 5011Collection ID640
Title[First Film; Test; Railway; High-rise; Church]
Date1961
CollectionCooper Family
Genre/TypeAmateurIndependent AmateurNon-fictionActuality/Factual
ThemeTransport Urban Life
KeywordsTrains Railways Building Construction Landscape Fire Services Service Industries Religious Buildings Urban Areas
Location
LocalCroydon
RegionalSurrey
NationalEngland United Kingdom
Credits
ProductionH. Chris Cooper
CameraH. Chris Cooper
FormatColour Silent
Duration00:04:00:09
Copyright & AccessCopyright restrictions apply, contact Screen Archive South East for details

Summary

A compilation showing several engines and locomotives hauling carriages along a line, with scenes aboard a train and of the local surroundings. Shots are very dark. Urban scenes include Croydon Fire Station, Croydon Power Station towers, industrial cooling towers, high rise buildings under construction, night time shots of neon signs and daytime views of a church.

Stills

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