Title ID 1666Collection ID105
Title[Seaside holiday at Torquay]; [Children Playing in Garden I]
DateAugust 1941; October 1941
CollectionGowlland Family
Genre/TypeAmateurIndependent AmateurNon-fictionFamily Life
KeywordsAircraft Beaches Children Domestic Gardens Family Play
LocalCroydon Torquay
RegionalDevon Surrey
NationalEngland United Kingdom
ProductionGeoffrey Price Gowlland
CameraGeoffrey Price Gowlland
ParticipantsGeoffrey Price Gowlland (father); Amy Gowlland (known as Peggy) (mother); Rosemary Gowlland; John Gowlland (siblings)
FormatColour Silent
Duration4 min.
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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.