Detail

Title ID 1107Collection ID576
TitleSt. Mary the Virgin, Reculver - A New Chapter Begins
Date1962 - 1963
CollectionDing Dong Films pt 2
Genre/TypeAmateurIndependent AmateurNon-fictionActuality/Factual
ThemeCommemoration
KeywordsBuilding Construction Religious Activities Religious Buildings Winter
Location
LocalReculver
RegionalKent
NationalEngland United Kingdom
Credits
ProductionRoy Bell
CameraRoy Bell
FormatColour Silent
Duration17 min.
Copyright & AccessCopyright restrictions apply, contact Screen Archive South East for details

Summary

An amateur film recording the building and dedication of a new choir vestry for the church of St. Mary the Virgin, Reculver in Kent.

Description

The film includes stills and scenes of the church before during and after the building work for the new extension. The site is blessed, the construction work is carried out over winter and in the summer of 1963 a church service is held for the dedication of the new vestry. The original film had a commentary though this is no longer accompanying the film.