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[Works at Fairmile Garage in Cobham]
|Date||[28 March 1927 ?]||ID||10644|
This film shows a compilation of scenes at the Fairmile Garage in Cobham, Surrey with several men working on an Invicta car [?], and using machinery. Scenes also show the interior of the Garage with several cars being assembled. Outside a car drives up to the camera [061 PC]. The final shot shows a further scene of car mechanics working on a vehicle.
Joce and Gill at Home
|Date||1936 - 1940||ID||1563|
A compilation of family scenes spanning the late 1930s filmed by architect Joseph Emberton. The youngest daughter learns to walk; the two daughters play in the garden; the grandparents visit; there are outings to a lido, two birthday parties and a Christmas dinner. They also visit the Casino building in Blackpool, designed by Joseph Emberton.
Ottershaw & Sunnymede 1938
This colour edited film follows the change of seasons in 1938 at Eric and Eileen Giles' family home in Ottershaw and his father's house 'Sunnymede' in Chobham. The first part shows the house, garden and family at Chobham. The second section is at the house in Ottershaw and shows the garden changing during the seasons.
[Mia Macklin's Wedding]
|Date||5 May 1940||ID||10651|
This film shows the wedding of figure skater and actress Mia Macklin to Peter Rowland Hodge. The groom is dressed in an Army officers dress uniform. Guests walk past the camera before entering the church. The bride and groom stand for portraits in a garden outside the church, followed by scenes of a garden reception and several portraits of friends and family. The bride takes photographs of the groom and poses for the film-maker in the garden.
[Village Life in Cobham]
A portrait of village life in Cobham in 1944. The film follows villagers as they walk through the quiet streets and lanes, head into shops and pubs and wander past the church and almshouses. The film also features the film maker's children as they walk and ride through the village.
[Reed’s School for Boys at Cobham]
Black and White film from the late 1940s in the grounds of Reed's School for Boys in Cobham including a cricket match. Plus colour film of the school in the mid 1950s; showing the buildings and grounds, the boys taking military training, playing cricket, swimming in an outdoor pool, and a school sports day with prize giving and gymnastics display.
Old Surrey Water Mills
|Date||1962 - 1963||ID||1584|
A compilation of static views showing a series of water mills from across Surrey, intercut with titles denoting location.
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