Title ID 5727Collection ID775
TitleTaunton Journey
Date[ca. 1963]
CollectionRay Young
Genre/TypeAmateurIndependent AmateurNon-fictionFamily Life
ThemeFamily Life Transport
KeywordsCars Roads Religious Buildings Travel Urban Areas Men Villages
LocalBexhill-on-Sea Salisbury Taunton Bristol Gloucester Cheltenham Reading Hastings
RegionalEast Sussex Wiltshire Somerset Gloucestershire Berkshire
NationalEngland United Kingdom
ProductionRay Young
CameraRay Young
FormatColour Silent
Copyright & AccessCopyright restrictions apply, contact Screen Archive South East for details


This edited film shows a journey between Bexhill-on-Sea and several English counties that includes Salisbury in Wiltshire, Bristol and Taunton in Somerset, Cheltenham Spa in Gloucestershire, and Reading. Views from the vehicle includes various churches and town street scenes, as well as views of other road traffic, transportation vehicles and fire engines. Shots mainly between two cars travelling in convoy. A map illustrates the journey between the counties.