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[Holiday in Wales]
This home movie features a family holiday to Wales. The film includes scenes of the journey from England into Wales, a hot air balloon display (G-AZJI), and a stop on the A303 to look at Stonehenge. The family drive over the Severn Bridge, pass the Tintern Abbey ruins at Chepstow, the "Talocher Farmhouse Hotel", "St David's Precinct Wall" (Bishop's Palace), have a picnic next to a boating lake and watch a group of Morris dancers perform. The final scenes show the family in an indoor pool.
A Closer Look
This colour travelogue-style film shows highlights of an English school educational trip aboard the ship SS Uganda to Italy (Venice), Cyprus and Greece with excursions and tours to historic attractions in several villages and towns. The film also shows scenes aboard ship for those on the voyage.
Sheffield Park Garden
A short amateur film from the 1970s featuring a family visit to Sheffield Park Garden, East Sussex followed by scenes of a woman sat in the back of a car filmed in slow motion. The film then shows a group of adults walking in a woodland and hitting golf balls in a park (?).
[Congress in Vienna]
This film shows members of the International Association of Medical Laboratory Technologists (IAMLT) group taking an extended excursion around the city of Vienna, during their trip to the city for the 10th IAMLT Congress. The group take in many of the sights including several churches and cathedrals, a trip on the river and a tour of a medical laboratory. Scenes of the conference are not shown.
[Trip to Turkey]
This film shows a family holiday to Istanbul, where the group visit several of the city's mosques, museums, heritage sites and markets. The family make additional stops touring Anadolukavağı and Üsküdar.
An amateur travelogue film of Warsaw in Poland visiting several museums, churches, gardens and touring the Vistula river, aboard a boat. [online clip from part one only]
Fish and Chips from Zosia
This film shows a visit from family friend Zosia (also seen in several other films in this collection). The group tour some of the historic towns of the North of England, visiting Scarborough, York and Knaresborough. They also take a boat trip down the Thames River to Windsor. The film shows views of many historical landmarks including the York cathedral, Clifford's Tower, the Petrifying well (at Mother Shipton's Cave) in Knaresborough, and Windsor Castle.
[Hong Kong] [Part One [?]]
This film shows a series of views of a rural hilly landscape filmed from a moving vehicle, followed by a series of portraits shots of members of the family outside a house. There are scenes of a temple filmed from a moving vehicle; views of a garden with a small shrine style temple; and scenes at an Orangery. The film closes with a couple, filmed in portrait, standing on a bridge.
[Bentley Wildfowl; Austrian Holiday; Gatwick; Southsea; Silver Jubilee at Seaford; Mallorca Holiday]
|Date||1975 - 1977||ID||4166|
Amateur film with intertitles throughout of scenes in Sussex and Hampshire, and holidays abroad, including; Silver Jubilee celebrations at Seaford Salts recreation ground; planes at Gatwick Airport; Naval and passenger ships at Portsmouth Harbour; crowded beaches and day trips in Mallorca.
This amateur family compilation shows two children on a countryside walk, climbing over a style near a bridge, followed by a series of slow motion shots of the children running and jumping on a rural road. Shots of a river and bridge with a group of riders passing over, followed by scenes of two children playing with sticks in the river and walking on a rural road. Slow motion shots of the riders and views of ducks on a pond conclude the film.
[Hong Kong] [Part Four [?]]
A family holiday film showing the group gathered on a bridge overlooking Hong Kong Harbour and touring the city. Scenes include the Armistice Cenotaph, the "Hong Kong Shanghai Banking Company" building, a statue of Sir Thomas Jackson in Statue Square, The Mandarin Hotel and views from the Peak Tram funicular railway with the harbour and Hong Kong Island below. A series of rural landscape views of Hong Kong complete the film.
Patcham House Special School: Jubilee River Trip; School Sports
A compilation of amateur films filmed by the headmaster of Patcham House Special School. Pupils and staff are seen taking part in sports on the school field, enjoying a trip on the Woolwich Ferry on Jubilee Day and competing at the 'International Spastics Games' in Edinburgh.
The Bluebell & Watercress Railways
A film of the trains on the Bluebell Railway line including passengers waiting at Horsted Keynes railway station, the railway depot, crowds watching trains maneuvering, and views from a railway bridge.
This amateur colour film created by the Haywards Heath Cine & Video Society features a spoken nostalgic comparison of London's busy roads and a still River Thames. The film profiles the Millbank to Lambeth stretch of the River Thames with traffic and local landmarks edited over music.
[Waverley at Whitstable]
This film follows the paddle steamer 'Waverley' as it travels from Whitstable and Gravesend, then on to central London down the Thames. On board, a local sea cadet band plays to entertain the passengers.
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