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[Narrow Gauge Railway; Christening; Eastbourne Beach; Children]
Footage taken by Frank Creasy, of family members, including two young children, at Eastbourne Beach, christening, holiday and at home, during the 1950s.
[School; Farm; Seaside]
This film includes: children in fancy dress for a School event; the exterior of Worth Priory School and gardens; 1st Senior Scouts clearing a woodland; shots of animals on a smallholding; Beachy Head Lighthouse near Eastbourne; a rural church surrounded by longhaired Highland Cattle; steam trains on the Romney, Hythe and Dymchurch Railway; coastal views with donkey rides on the beach at Bexhill-on-Sea and Seaford [?]; and domestic scenes of a family group in a garden.
|Date||1952 - 1956||ID||10890|
A compilation of black and white scenes of boys from Eastbourne College, participating in a series of sporting and national service training as cadets in Eastbourne town centre, at the Meads sports fields and on the Cuckmere River in the Seven Sisters Country Park.
Holiday in May
A film showing a family holiday opening with two boys visiting a playground in Gensing Gardens (St Leonards-on-Sea), the towns of Rye, Battle, and Eastbourne; closing with a visit to Hastings Castle and gardens.
This colour film shows the family on several caravanning holidays and sightseeing trips around the South Coast of England and Wales.
Eastbourne 45th Mobile First Aid Unit
Two films on the activities of the 45th Eastbourne Mobile First Aid Unit demonstrating the work of the National Hospital Service Reserve at St Mary's Hospital and Downside Hospital, Eastbourne.
Filming in Sussex
Scenes filmed by R. C. Johnson and his son R. W. Johnson in and around Chichester and Arundel in 1955, on the shoreline and sailing at Dell Quay [?], at a Gala Day in Chichester, aftermath of a helicopter crash, in the family garden and Old Steine gardens in Brighton, visiting the headland at Beachy Head with the SS Germania grounded off the coast, closing with scenes of a wedding party outside a church.
[Christening; Birthday; At the Seaside; Day Trip to Eastbourne]
This film shows several family gatherings that includes a Christening at a church with a party at the family home,followed by a fancy dress birthday party with a chocolate train cake. The second film shows a family trip to the seafront at Brighton and Eastbourne, closing with shots of the Western Lawns in Eastbourne being used as a camp site, views of Eastbourne Pier, the bandstand and a panoramic view of Eastbourne from Beachy Head.
[Vintage Bumble Car; Eastbourne Scenes]
|Date||1964; March 1958||ID||7394|
A short amateur film, the first section (some dark shots) of which includes scenes of a woman on Grand Parade/ Marine Parade near Eastbourne Pier and the Carpet Gardens in Eastbourne. In the latter section, the same woman [?] with friends or family members is seen playing with a dog in a domestic garden (red cast and under exposed).
[In Every Season: Spring; Babies; Sunday School Seaside Outing Bexhill; Whipsnade Zoo; Weddings; Senior Outing; Winter]
|Date||1958 - 1962; 8 September 1962||ID||9164|
This extended intertitled film shows: outings to several public gardens and woodlands; several group portraits of families with babies; a Primary School outing; a trip to the rural valley of Dovedale and Ilam; a visit to Chatsworth House; Sunday School outings to Littlehampton and Bexhill-on-Sea; a compilation of wedding groups outside churches; and a set of Senior group outings to Littlehampton, Amberley, and Arundel. The final sequence includes a firework and Bonfire party in Crawley.
This black and white film shows the second Youth Fellowship weekend in Eastbourne in April 1958, where the group go on an organised walk over Beachy Head and Cuckmere Haven, play on the beaches and attend a church service at St Andrew's Presbyterian church.
[Brigade skills: bombsite exercise]
This short film features the East Surrey Regiment taking part in civil defence training in Eastbourne. Soldiers assist with retrieving casualties from the debris and administer first aid.
Stand 57: Sussex County Agricultural Show at Eastbourne
|Date||15-16 July 1959||ID||5459|
A narrated film showing the construction of the Louis G. Ford Ironmongers stand (no. 57) at the Sussex County Agricultural Show held in Eastbourne (Hampden Park). A group of men lift and set a 50FT "Dexion" slotted angle metalwork frame tower, and dress the stand for the show. Scenes include panoramic shots of an empty field from the top of the tower, followed by views of a busy show ground with public visiting the trade stalls during the show.
[Family Pictures; Seaside Outings; Veteran Car Rally]
A compilation of home movie material which includes footage of outings to the beach, a holiday in Scotland, and the London to Brighton Veteran Car Run.
[Rural Scenes; Outings; Holidays; Bluebell Railway; Eastbourne Trams; Rough Sea at Seaford]
|Date||1960 - 1962||ID||4154|
A compilation of home movie material which includes footage of hunting with hounds, family outings to beaches, and holidays to the Westcountry.
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