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Holiday 1960 filmed by Mary
This colour film includes a series of views featuring the Thanet coastline in Kent, showing towns and beaches with holiday makers. Locations include Westgate, Margate, Ramsgate and Broadstairs.
[Rural Scenes; Outings; Holidays; Bluebell Railway; Eastbourne Trams; Rough Sea at Seaford]
|Date||1960 - 1962||ID||4154|
A compilation of home movie material which includes footage of hunting with hounds, family outings to beaches, and holidays to the Westcountry.
[Visit to California and Australia]
This film documents Ken Wood's business trip and sightseeing activities in San Francisco, California and Adelaide in Australia. The film shows Ken with a group on several beaches and aboard a boat. They also visit a Kenwood Factory in Adelaide, Australia with exterior views of the factory and offices ending with views from onboard an aircraft from Adelaide Airport.
[Milkround; Sports Day] A Fishy Story
This film opens with a portrait of a milkman on his rounds with his milk float in Balcombe, followed by groups of children competing in a school sports day event and a short comedy fiction film about a group that go fishing.
[The M2 Motorway]
|Date||1961 - 1963||ID||1286|
The construction of the M2 motorway in Kent is captured in this amateur film. The film features close-up and aerial shots of construction work along the route of the motorway, including the road surface being laid and bridges, cuttings and fly-overs being built. An opening ceremony is held to mark the completion of a particular section; a car tours the newly opened stretch of motorway.
The River Arun
An amateur film with commentary featuring people and places on the River Arun in West Sussex. The film-maker, based at a campsite at Houghton Bridge, records trips on his boat with family and friends on the river between Greatham and Littlehampton. The film also includes scenes of a summer storm at Seaford, East Sussex.
[Compilation: Air Display; London Trip; 61st Labour Conference]
A short amateur film in three parts, the first is of Shoreham air show, the second a day out at London Bridge and finally a short film featuring the 61st Labour Party Conference in Brighton.
[Littlehampton & Rustington]
Littlehampton scenes, shot from a moving vehicle and Littlehampton Swing Bridge and from fixed positions at a carnival and the marina, in 1961 by Robert Currie.
[Trip Down the Thames; Birthday Party; Rainbow]
This film shows the family aboard the "Wincombelee" boat on the River Thames, passing Big Ben, the RAF Memorial on Victoria Embankment, Royal Festival Hall, Waterloo Bridge, St Paul's Cathedral, London Bridge, Tower Bridge, HMS Belfast, and Tower of London. The family tour the Tower. The second part shows a birthday tea party with a boat shaped cake, and a view of a Rainbow.
Footage shot on holiday in Austria by Joe Franks, a key member of the North Downs Cinematograph Society.
[Ships in Port; Airport; Family Scenes; Veteran Cars; Weddings; Winter Scenes]
|Date||1962 - 1965||ID||4159|
A compliation of scenes filmed at Newhaven Harbour, two winter weddings and the London to Brighton Veteran Car Run scenes, filmed by Harry Colley in the 1960s.
Roving on Rails
|Date||1962 to 1964; 1965 [?]||ID||4828|
This film shows a compilation of the final days of steam showing: The Isle of Wight Railway; Britannia from Broad Street; Great Western to Maidenhead, Marlow; Hailsham Signal Box; Brentford Dock Branch; Somerset and Dorset Line; South Croydon Steam; Linger Line accident; Main line steam at Wimbledon; Mona’s Isle - Manx Electric and Snafell railway, Laxey wheel, Billy Cotton ad on horse drawn tram; Bullieds at Wimbledon, 1963 inc. 34059 on milk tanks. The Queen Mary and several smaller steam ships on the water.
Road Across the Tamar
Folk songs narrate the building of the Tamar Bridge between Devon and Cornwall, completed in 1959. Footage shot from the water, sky and from the workers' perspective on the bridge is included in this H. K. Lewenhak production.
The Brickell children play in the front garden at their Glynde home with their mother and father in 1962, followed by scenes of a large road being built over a wide river (?) and the driveway or road to a rural house.
This film shows various scenes and activities of people in Canterbury's streets, at a cricket match and at Christmas time.
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