Detail

Title ID 7190Collection ID876
Title[Hastings Miniature Village]
Date[ca. 1950s]
CollectionB. C. Suter
Genre/TypeAmateurIndependent AmateurNon-fictionAlbum/Journal
ThemeLeisure
KeywordsVillages Family Buildings Leisure Time Activities
Location
LocalHastings
RegionalEast Sussex
NationalEngland United Kingdom
Credits
ProductionB. C. Suter
CameraB. C. Suter
FormatBlack & White Silent
Duration1 min. 26 sec.
Copyright & AccessCopyright restrictions apply, contact Screen Archive South East for details

Summary

A short film showing a montage of shots captured at a miniature village at Hastings, where tiny painted figures populate the scaled-down buildings. People walk between the buildings, looking around the attraction. Taken by B. C. Suter in the 1950s. [Shots are shaky]

Description

A family walks through the model village at Hastings, passing a model church, tennis court and manor house, fox hunt scene, mock-Tudor buildings, a post office, shops, cobbled streets, village green, river and bridge, waterfall, a mill, rowers on the river, farm and windmill".

Stills

[Hastings Miniature Village] (1950s)