Detail

Title ID 794Collection ID172
TitleDunorlan Park
Date[ca. 1950s]
CollectionTunbridge Wells / Regency Film Unit
Genre/TypeAmateurNon-fiction
KeywordsBoats Children Dance Fetes Lakes Parks
Location
LocalRoyal Tunbridge Wells
RegionalKent
NationalEngland United Kingdom
Credits
ProductionTunbridge Wells Amateur Film Unit
CameraDavid Edwards
ProducerTunbridge Wells Amateur Film Unit
Format9.5mm Black & White Silent
Duration3 min.
Copyright & AccessCopyright restrictions apply, contact Screen Archive South East for details

Summary

This amateur cine club film shows scenes of people enjoying events of the annual fete and fireworks in Dunorlan Park in Tunbridge Wells.

Description

The film’s opening title states “The Tunbridge Wells Amateur Film Unit presents”. This is followed by a sign post reading “Borough of Royal Tunbridge Wells Dunorlan Park”. The film shows scenes at the fete including children in fancy dress costume, crowds in the park, a fun fair, a dancing demonstration, boating on the lake, a man in a diving suit entering the water, and finishes with fireworks.

Stills

A still from Dunorlan Park (1950s)A still from Dunorlan Park (1950s)