Title ID 13719Collection ID1
TitleArchive films of Romney Marsh
Date26 April 2018
CollectionScreen Archive South East
Genre/TypeProfessionalScreen Archive South EastNon-fictionLocal Topical
ThemeRural Life Seaside
KeywordsBeaches Education Family Film Making Leisure Time Activities Motor Vehicles Railways Rural Areas Swimming Youth Organizations Horticulture
LocalDymchurch Romney Marsh Rye Camber Sands New Romney
NationalEngland United Kingdom
ProductionScreen Archive South East
EditorStasia Botwright
FormatMixed Colour and Black & White Silent
Copyright & AccessCopyright restrictions apply, contact Screen Archive South East for details.


Archive film compilation screened as part of the Marsh on Screen film project organised by Screen South May 2018. The film was shown at St Nicholas Church, New Romney for the launch of the film project, part of the Fifth Continent Romney Marsh Landscape Partnership Scheme run by Kent Wildlife Trust and funded by the Heritage Lottery Fund.


A black and white still image from TID 13719 from the opening section in [Family Holidays] (1934/1937) showing two women dressed in one piece bathing costumes, swimming hats and towels walking along a beach.