Collection Cooper Family


A compilation of 1960s railway and steam locomotive transport films by H. Chris Cooper showing narrow-gauge and miniature railways around the UK. Additional films in the collection include various domestic family holidays and seasonal celebrations.

Collection ID640Reference codeS 040700
TitleCooper Family
Dates1960s - 1990s
ProductionH. Chris Cooper
MaterialsFILM Standard 8mm FILM EQUIPMENT
Access statusContact Screen Archive South East for details


This compilation of films by H. Chris Cooper shows a varied collection of 1960s railway and steam locomotive transport films of many narrow-gauge and miniature railways in Wales, Devon, Somerset, Dorset, Kent, the Isle of Man, Isle of Wight and Sussex; with rolling stock from across the UK railway network. Other working films show the Maple & Co. Bedding factory in London, and a series of Maple & Co. staff outings. The collection also includes a series of domestic family films showing family holidays, coach tours, and seasonal celebrations at home in Surrey.

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