Detail

Title ID 856Collection ID269
TitleWalk around Folkestone
Date[ca. 1980s]
CollectionKent Educational Television Centre
Genre/TypeAmateurNon-fiction
ThemeUrban Life
KeywordsUrban Areas Buildings Harbours Religious Buildings Shops
Location
LocalFolkestone
RegionalKent
NationalEngland United Kingdom
Credits
ProductionNot known
FormatColour Silent
Duration3 min
Copyright & AccessCopyright restrictions apply, contact Screen Archive South East for details

Summary

This film takes the form of a sight-seeing walk through Folkestone, following a man as he visits various streets and landmarks.

Description

The film follows a man as he visits various streets and landmarks in Folkestone. The man is filmed man looking down on the ferry terminal through a telescope before focussing on a statue of the Folkstone born scientist, William Harvey. The man then walks along some of the town's Georgian streets and lanes, visiting a church and emerging onto a cobbled street lined with shops. The final scenes show two boys feeding pigeons in a churchyard.

Stills

A still from 'Walk around Folkestone' (ca. 1980s)