Detail

Title ID 5323Collection ID699
Title[Christening; Birthday; At the Seaside; Day Trip to Eastbourne]
Date1956
CollectionLinehan Family
Genre/TypeAmateurFamily Home MovieNon-fictionFamily Life
ThemeFamily Life Seaside
KeywordsBeaches Birthdays Outings Piers [West Pier, Brighton] Piers Buildings Rural Areas Religious Activities Urban Areas Camping
Location
LocalBrighton Eastbourne Beachy Head
RegionalEast Sussex Brighton & Hove
NationalEngland United Kingdom
Credits
ProductionJohn J. Linehan
CameraJohn J. Linehan
FormatColour Silent
Duration00:04:44:22
Copyright & AccessCopyright restrictions apply, contact Screen Archive South East for details

Summary

This film shows several family gatherings that includes a Christening at a church with a party at the family home,followed by a fancy dress birthday party with a chocolate train cake. The second film shows a family trip to the seafront at Brighton and Eastbourne, closing with shots of the Western Lawns in Eastbourne being used as a camp site, views of Eastbourne Pier, the bandstand and a panoramic view of Eastbourne from Beachy Head.