Detail

Title ID 570Collection ID542
Title[Ross Family Pictures V]
Date[ca. mid 1930s]
CollectionRoss Family
Genre/TypeAmateurFamily Home MovieNon-fictionFamily Life
KeywordsAircraft Airports Beaches Entertainment Family Leisure Time Activities Outings Sport Transport
Location
LocalCroydon
RegionalGreater London Brighton & Hove West Sussex
NationalEngland United Kingdom
Credits
ProductionCharles Ross
CameraCharles Ross
ParticipantsVera Ross
Format9.5mm Black & White Silent
Duration10 min. 20 sec.
Copyright & AccessCopyright restrictions apply, contact Screen Archive South East for details

Summary

This home movie compilation opens with images of a handful of adults skating on a frozen lake. The film continues with footage of several air shows and of family outings to a shingle beach. In addition, Mr and Mrs Charles Ross visit Croydon Aerodrome where they observe numerous aircraft including the Imperial Airways planes 'City of Coventry' and 'City of Washington'.