Title ID 9152Collection ID1177
Title[Ancient and Modern, Three Bridges Free Church]
Date1949 - 1963
CollectionMoore Family
Genre/TypeAmateurFamily Home MovieNon-fictionCommunity
ThemeLeisure Urban Life
KeywordsBeaches Children Religious Buildings Urban Areas Building Construction Royalty Cars Fancy dress Trains Religious Activities Shops
LocalThree Bridges Crawley Lindfield [?]
RegionalWest Sussex
NationalEngland United Kingdom
ProductionGladstone E. Moore
CameraGladstone E. Moore
ParticipantsBishop of Chichester George Bell; HM The Queen Elizabeth II; HRH Prince Philip; Harold Macmillian [?]
FormatMixed Colour and Black & White Silent
Duration26 min 34 sec.
Copyright & AccessCopyright restrictions apply, contact Screen Archive South East for details


This film shows scenes around Three Bridges, in Crawley, between 1949-1963. The film includes: a children's party; a miniature train ride; a visit to the seaside; building new houses; Queen Elizabeth II opening Queens' Square Shopping Centre; construction of the new Three Bridges Free Church; Punch and Judy; and a school outing with an American West theme.