Title ID 3091Collection ID798
TitleSweden August 1938
DateAugust 1938
Genre/TypeAmateurIndependent AmateurNon-fictionActuality/Factual
KeywordsBoats Canals Holidays Lakes Landscape Leisure Time Activities Rural Areas Ships Tourism Transport
LocalJönköping Stockholm
NationalSweden Europe
ProductionA Pekoe Picture
CameraCaptain C.R. Peckitt
Format16mm Mixed Colour and Black & White Silent
Duration12 min. 35 sec.
Copyright & AccessCopyright restrictions apply, contact Screen Archive South East for details


Captain C. R. Peckitt of the Royal Sussex Regiment records a family holiday to Sweden just prior to the outbreak of the Second World War. The holidaymakers visit Stockholm, go sailing on a yacht, traverse the locks on a canal on a steamer, and stop at Jönköping before returning home on the S.S. Britannia.