Title ID 7745Collection ID873
TitleJourney Home Stage Three: Cape Town to London
Date[1974; 1965-1968]
CollectionMaurice Puttock
Genre/TypeAmateurFamily Home MovieNon-fictionTravel
ThemeLeisure Transport Travel
KeywordsFood Games Leisure Time Activities Quays Recreational Facilities Ships Swimming Tourism Transport Travel
LocalCape Town Las Palmas Tilbury
NationalSouth Africa England United Kingdom Africa Canary Islands
ProductionMaurice Puttock
CameraMaurice Puttock
EditorMaurice Puttock
FormatColour Sound
Copyright & AccessCopyright restrictions apply, contact Screen Archive South East for details


The final part of of the Puttock family travelogue aboard the cruise liner "The City of Port Elizabeth". This part shows the family visiting friends in Cape Town before leaving for Tilbury Docks through the bulge of Africa via Las Palmas, in the Canary Islands, and on to Dover. Shots show the family exploring a beach and harbour in Las Palmas, several ships in dock and at sea in the Mediterranean, eating food and playing games on ship. The ship enters Tilbury via the Thames Estuary passing the Maunsell Fort.

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See stages one and two of this journey on subsequent titles: Journey Home Stage One: Lusaka to Durban; Journey Home Stage Two: Durban to Cape Town