|Title ID||6023||Collection ID||879|
|Title||Our Little River|
|Theme||Rural Life Urban Life|
|Keywords||Boats Bridges Children Cultural Heritage Everyday Life Houses Lakes Landscape Leisure Time Activities Natural Disasters Passenger Vehicles Rivers Rural Areas Shops Seasons Swimming Urban Areas Villages|
|Duration||5 min. 30 sec.|
|Copyright & Access||Copyright restrictions apply, contact Screen Archive South East for details|
This colour film with titles, music and voice over narrative explores the route of the Mole River in Surrey from its source to the River Thames near Hampton Court Palace. The film has opening and closing titles.
This colour film with titles, music and voice over narrative explores the route of the Mole River in Surrey from its source to its confluence at the River Thames near Hampton Court Palace. The film opens and closes with titles and provides shots of the River Mole and tributary streams through Tilgate Lake, Furness Green, Three Bridges, Gatwick Stream, Deepdene Bridge finally ending at Hampton Court Palace where the River Mole meets the River Thames. The voice over is accompanied by mixed shots of an urban village under flood conditions, show people rowing boats on the streets and a high street with flooded shops and a bus stop is used to illustrate the power of the river when an urban area is flooded.