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Old Collegians Devon Tour
The Old Collegians Cricket Club's 1938 tour of Devon as captured by one of the players, A E Ford. Giving match statistics throughout. The film shows match scenes along with capturing the spectators and team members watching or relaxing between games.
[Seaside holiday at Torquay]; [Children Playing in Garden I]
|Date||August 1941; October 1941||ID||1666|
Films of the Gowlland family in 1941, focusing on the children, Rosemary and John. On holiday in Torquay, the children paddle in the sea and play in the sand. At home they play in a sand pit and on the lawn, as aircraft fly over.
This film shows the family on holiday in Torquay in Devon, taking walks and boat trips, and then in their garden with their pets.
[Trip to the USA, Bangkok and France; Kenwood Company Event]
|Date||[ca. 1953 ?]; [ca. 1959 ?]||ID||5442|
This colour and black and white film shows a series of work and holiday films captured by Ken Wood, including: a business trip aboard the Queen Mary to New York; a short visit to San Francisco; a series of flights and tours to Niagara Falls; Bangkok and Paris. They return to the UK for a promotional event for 'The Kenwood Chef' with staff and company vehicles.
This film shows the family on holiday at the Pontin's resort of Barton Hall, Torquay with outdoor views of a beauty pageant, pool area and playing fields in front of the hotel. The children play on a water slide, in a paddling pool, and take part in a fancy dress parade and mock-coronation style entertainment ceremony. The film is inter cut with a family excursion on a guided river boat tour.
Jess of the Seven Hills
An amateur travelogue film visitng the South Coast of Devon, including Torquay, Brixham; Bovey Tracey; Teignmouth; along with Meadfoot beach, Cockington Village in Torquay and the seafront at Torbay.
Another Week With Jess [Devon Holiday]
A travelogue film showing a tour of a selction of attractions and religious buildings in Stoney Cross, Torquay, Plymouth,Bovey Tracey, Dartmoor, Stoke Fleming, Exeter and Shaftesbury.
|Date||[ca. 1982 - 1985 ?]||ID||5909|
A titled compilation of travelogue films touring the seaside resorts of Paignton, Torbay and Torquay in Devon as a memorial tribute to a family pet Border Collie dog named Jess. The film also includes views of a foot road race, a man on top of a metal container that is being moved by a crane, beach and harbour scenes, visits to several rural village churches and several train journeys.
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