Title ID 2633Collection ID301
TitleHerne Hill Cricket Kent Tour, June 1932
DateJune 1932
CollectionFord Family
Genre/TypeAmateurIndependent AmateurNon-fictionActuality/Factual
KeywordsMen Sport Clothing
LocalHerne Hill Folkestone Rye Dover Chatham House
RegionalGreater London Kent
NationalEngland United Kingdom
ProductionA. E. Ford
CameraA. E. Ford
ParticipantsTeam: E. D. Alexander; L. Bishop; H. J. Croughton; D. Ellis; C. E. W. Ffoulkes; J. F. Fisher; A.E Ford; J. Iles; F. Levy; A. Marriott; R. F. Smith (Capt.); R. H. Smith; A. R. Wood; L. S. Wood
FormatBlack & White Silent
Duration14 min. 28 sec.
Copyright & AccessCopyright restrictions apply, contact Screen Archive South East for details


This film shows Herne Hill Cricket Club on tour, playing matches against a number of Kent clubs including Folkestone, Rye, Dover, and Chatham. The players are seen on and off the field, socialising between matches.


A E Ford's film shows Herne Hill Cricket Club playing various Kentish teams across the county as well as giving the scores. The opening credits list the players and gives the overall scores: Played 6, Won 3, Lost 0, Drawn 3. The film begins with some practice sessions then a match at Folkestone before moving on to Rye. Some players are filmed in close-up, socialising between matches. Matches at Dover and Chatham House are followed by a game against the Lincolnshire Regiment. This is followed by another match at Dover with further gatherings on the clubhouse verandah. A group shot ends the film.


Herne Hill Cricket  Kent Tour, June 1932

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