Title ID 4900Collection ID650
Title[Red Deer at Warnham Court Park]
Date[ca. 1925]
CollectionTurner Collections (Lucas family films)
Genre/TypeAmateurFamily Home MovieNon-fictionActuality/Factual
ThemeRural Life
KeywordsAnimals Parks Rural Areas Trains
LocalWarnham Horsham
RegionalWest Sussex
NationalEngland United Kingdom
ProductionLucas Family
CameraLucas Family
Format35mm Mixed Colour and Black & White Silent
Duration6 min. 51 sec.
Copyright & AccessCopyright restrictions apply, contact Screen Archive South East for details


A combination of black and white and tinted film showing scenes of a Red Deer herd in the wooded Warnham Park estate, with close-ups of several animals. The final few seconds of the film appears to show a derailed train and men assessing the wreckage.


A still from [Red Deer at Warnham Court Park] (ca.1925)

Contextual information

The Warnham Deer Park is a 215 acre site that was purchased by the Lucas family in 1865 when there were only 30 Red Deer in the park.