Detail

Title ID 939Collection ID405
Title[Spitalfields Market; Building Work]
Date[ca. 1966]
CollectionBreit Family
Genre/TypeAmateurNon-fiction
ThemeWorking Life
KeywordsBuilding Construction Buildings Children Ceremonies Everyday Life Food Shops Shopping Sport Street Trading
Location
LocalLondon
RegionalGreater London
NationalEngland United Kingdom
Credits
ProductionBreit family [?]
CameraBreit family [?]
FormatColour Silent
Duration12 min. 20 sec.
Copyright & AccessCopyright restrictions apply, contact Screen Archive South East for details

Summary

Film showing various activities, including an event at Spittlefield's market in London, clay pigeon shooting, a cottage and garden in woodland, a man water divining, and some construction and repair work on a building.

Description

The film starts with scenes of various dignitaries and children at Spittlefields market in London. Baskets of fruit are presented by young children and there are scenes of the children along with men and women smartly dressed amongst the greengrocer's stalls.

The film then continues with scenes showing clay pigeon shooting, a cottage and garden in woodland, a man water divining, and some construction and repair work on a building.

Stills

A still from [Spitalfields Market; Building Work] (1966)