Detail

Title ID 7651Collection ID1003
Title[Hurstpierpoint School]
Date1952
CollectionChilvers Family [?]
Genre/TypeAmateurIndependent AmateurNon-fictionAlbum/Journal
ThemeLeisure
KeywordsChildren Schools Sport Buildings Uniforms Education
Location
LocalHurstpierpoint
RegionalWest Sussex
NationalEngland United Kingdom
Credits
ProductionMr. Chilvers [?]
CameraMr. Chilvers [?]
FormatBlack & White Silent
Duration2 min. 22 sec.
Copyright & AccessCopyright restrictions apply, contact Screen Archive South East for details

Summary

This film shows scenes of Hurstpierpoint school boys in a swimming pool, followed by a series of shots showing St. John's College buildings. The film finishes with a set of titles for a football match but does not show the match.

Description

A Hurstpierpoint school boy dives into an outdoor pool. This is followed by scenes of families eating and drinking tea at a school event. "The Alpha Nine Fiver Presents... On Time, St. John's College" (animated titles). Views of the school buildings and grounds from an elevated position follow. The surrounding fields are also seen. A single story barracks, old flint-built buildings and modern blocks are shown in panoramic footage. A boy in uniform runs down some steps. A title reads: "Match of the season: Hurst v O.J's 1952" but the match is not on this film [match footage may continue on TID: 7650].

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Related resources

See [Hurst rugby game] for further footage of Hurst rugby matches and practices, from the same collection.