Detail

Title ID 2766Collection ID336
Title[Coventry Cathedral]
Date[1966]
CollectionGeoffrey Woodward
Genre/TypeAmateurFamily Home MovieIndependent AmateurNon-fictionAlbum/Journal
ThemeUrban Life Family Life
KeywordsOutings Religious Buildings Roads Urban Areas
Location
LocalChester Coventry
RegionalCheshire West Midlands
NationalEngland United Kingdom
Credits
ProductionGeoffrey Woodward
CameraGeoffrey Woodward
FormatColour Silent
Duration4 min. 20 sec.
Copyright & AccessCopyright restrictions apply, contact Screen Archive South East for details

Summary

Images of Coventry Cathedral (St Michael's Church) and its bombed out ruins with bronze statue depicting St Michael's victory over the Devil and views of the newly built adjacent structure and spire. The film-maker's family are seen feeding pigeons in the grounds followed by scenes of a muddy roadside after heavy flooding.