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A colour film which traces a young couple on a day's outing by car to various historic buildings in rural Kent. The colour sequence is bookended by B&W images of a screening of the amateur film in a domestic setting.
[Steam fair; Public Parks; Air Show; Wedding]
|Date||1965; [ca. 1970s - early 1980s]||ID||10711|
Amateur film of family trips to sites of interest in Kent, Sussex and London.
[Home Park; West Country Scenes]
|Date||1967 - 1968||ID||5671|
This film shows domestic scenes at Ernest and Gladys Dickins' house near Oxted in Surrey. It also features various day trips and holidays, including visits to Devon and Folkestone.
[Bluebell Line; Sheffield Park; Devil’s Dyke; Hever Castle]
This film shows the family visiting The Bluebell Railway with shots of "Bluebell 323", the signal box at Hortsed Keynes station, and the "Earl of Berkeley" engine stopping to pick up passengers with shots on board one of the carriages. The family have a picnic at Sheffield Park, with views of the house, lake and gardens. They then visit Devil's Dyke and Hever Castle and Gardens.
A record of an outing to Hever Castle and gardens. There are various views including the queue of visitors, the gardens, cottages, a maze and topiary. The Italian garden is shown whilst restoration work and polishing of sculptures is undertaken. The film ends with people taking afternoon tea.
Rickmansworth and Other Stately Homes
An edited and titled film showing visits to various locations around England, including London, Maidstone, Rickmansworth, Oxford and Rochester. There are views of historical sites and locations including Allington Castle, Leeds Castle, Cardinal Cap Alley, the Alternative (Communist) "People's Jubilee" festival in The Great Hall at Alexandra Palace; interior views of Hatfield House; Hever Castle; and views over Rochester.
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