Title ID 1676Collection ID105
Title[Trip to Winchelsea; Steam Trains; Garden Scenes; Wisborough Green]
Date1948 - 1949
CollectionGowlland Family
Genre/TypeAmateurFamily Home MovieIndependent AmateurNon-fictionFamily Life
KeywordsChildren Family Landscape Outings Play Railways Rural Areas Trains
LocalCroydon Fairlight Folkestone New Romney Rye Westerham Winchelsea Wisborough Green
RegionalEast Sussex Kent Surrey West Sussex
NationalEngland United Kingdom
ProductionGeoffrey Price Gowlland
CameraGeoffrey Price Gowlland; Amy Gowlland (Peggy)
ParticipantsGeoffrey Price Gowlland (father); Amy Gowlland (known as Peggy) (mother); Rosemary Gowlland; John Gowlland; George Mark Gowlland (known as Mark) (siblings)
FormatColour Silent
Duration12 min.
Copyright & AccessCopyright restrictions apply, contact Screen Archive South East for details


Colour film of the Gowlland family in 1948 to 1949. Staying at their holiday cottage in Sussex, they visiting Rye and the Romney Hythe and Dymchurch miniature railway. At home in Croydon, the children play on their toy 'steam wagon' and the family takes walks with their puppy at Squerries Court in Kent.. The family also visit relatives in Wisborough Green.