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[Devon Holiday Part 1]
The first of two films recording a family holiday to Devon. Sidney and Florence Payne and their daughter Margaret are joined by the Colley family, swimming amongst the surfers and horseriding on the sandy beach at Woolacombe, and ascending the steep, narrow streets of Clovelly on donkeys.
|Date||1935 - 1938||ID||10040|
This mixed colour and black and white film shows the family together at their home in Cross in Hand, including several scenes in Dufaycolor. The film includes the children playing in the garden with various toys, scenes of pets, a picnic, a flying boat, and scenes from several holidays and outings to Bodiam castle and the West Country that includes Stonehenge, St Michael's Mount, Tintagel and Clovelly village, Devon.
A home movie showing family members and their dog at home and on holiday during 1937. The film also features the Camberley Carnival of the same year, and two weddings at St. George's, Camberley and St. Peter's, Old Woking. The family holiday at Hove and tour around the north Devon coast.
|Date||[ca. late 1930s]||ID||9339|
This short black and white film shows street scenes of the historic fishing village of Clovelly, North Devon. Views of Steep Street with The Ship Inn, the Harbour, close-ups of the donkeys used to carry tourists up the steep hill, and portraits of local people (some shaky shots). [Additional material of Clovelly on TID:9343].
[Clovelly; Circus; Devon Bays]
This brief pre-war film shows an ARP recruitment sign in a window and brief shots of a man re-laying a cobbled street by hand. There are views of a rocky coastline, the Circus transporting animals, including elephants, along a country road, and views of the coast at Croyde Bay, Bideford Bay and Ilfracombe. [Additional film of Ilfracombe on TID:9344 and Clovelly on TID:9339].
[Holiday in Cornwall; Garden Scenes; War Time Scenes]
|Date||August 1939; September 1940; 1941; May 1942||ID||1443|
Four short films depicting family life - a seaside holiday in Perranporth; children playing in the garden; a holiday in Bude, including trips to Bideford Bay and Clovelly; and domestic scenes during the Second World War.
[Family and Local Scenes: Cricket, Seaside]
|Date||[ca. 1940s - 1950s]||ID||4809|
Members of the Cosgrove family are filmed enjoying outings and holidays to sandy beaches, London and Devon, participating in scouting activities and playing in the snow in this home movie compilation.
[Holidays to the Westcountry and Scotland]
An amateur film-maker films family holidays to the South West and Scotland. The holidaymakers tour the coastline and villages of the Westcounty, stopping at Stonehenge on their way home to the South East. They visit the east coast of Scotland in the following year, stopping at Dundee and St Andrews before travelling into the Highlands. The film-maker went on to become a founding member of the Haywards Heath Cine Society.
|Date||1962 - 1963||ID||5350|
This holiday film shows the family in Devon visiting Watermouth, Lynton, and Clovelly. The group stay at the Watermouth Cove caravan park and visit the Watermouth Caves and Castle. The family fish in a river, swim, take donkey rides on the beach, visit he funicular Lynton and Lynmouth Cliff Railway and tour the historic village of Clovelly.
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