Title ID 572Collection ID542
TitleMotoring Holiday in Devon and Cornwall
DateJuly 1934
CollectionRoss Family
Genre/TypeAmateurFamily Home MovieNon-fictionFamily Life
KeywordsBeaches Family Harbours Holidays Landscape Leisure Time Activities Seaside Resorts Sport Swimming Tourism Trains Transport
LocalCarbis Bay Dawlish Falmouth Feock (?) Heavitree (?) Land's End Looe Newquay Philleigh (?) Portreath Portscatho Slapton Sands Saint Ives Tintagel (?)
RegionalCornwall Devon
NationalEngland United Kingdom
ProductionCharles Ross
CameraCharles Ross
ParticipantsMr Crowhurst; Charles Ross; Mrs Ross Snr.; Vera Ross
FormatBlack & White Silent
Duration15 min.
Copyright & AccessCopyright restrictions apply, contact Screen Archive South East for details


A home movie with intertitles which chronicles a holiday around the Devon and Cornwall coasts. The camera focuses on the holidaymakers and on the coastline, capturing images of beaches populated by sunbathers, swimmers and body-boarders.