Title ID 5811Collection ID828
TitleWhitsun in Gosport
Date[1964 ?]
CollectionWilf Green
Genre/TypeAmateurFamily Home MovieNon-fictionActuality/Factual
ThemeLeisure Family Life
KeywordsReligious Festivals Leisure Time Activities Weddings Seaside Resorts Play Parks Animals Houses Religious Buildings Sport Armed Forces Ships
LocalGosport Blyth
RegionalHampshire Nottinghamshire
NationalEngland United Kingdom
ProductionWilfred Green
CameraWilfred Green
FormatColour Silent
Copyright & AccessCopyright restrictions apply, contact Screen Archive South East for details


The film marks Whitsun and shows various leisure activities in Gosport, Hampshire and Nottinghamshire. Scenes include a cricket match, children playing in a playground, panoramic views of the seaside, formal gardens, and the harbour with naval ships & Historic Dockyard. The second part is shorter and shows a wedding at the Parish Church of St Mary and St Martin (in Blyth, Nottinghamshire), with portraits of the wedding party outside the church.