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A Filmic Review No: 1
|Date||[1934 - 1935?]||ID||1114|
A compilation of amateur material which includes footage of some of London's famous landmarks, such as Trafalgar Square and Piccadilly Circus, the floats being paraded at Birchington Carnival, Beaulieu Abbey, Cobham's Air Display, Margate's seafront in the height of summer, and Land's End.
Motoring Holiday in Devon and Cornwall
A home movie with intertitles which chronicles a holiday around the Devon and Cornwall coasts. The camera focuses on the holidaymakers and on the coastline, capturing images of beaches populated by sunbathers, swimmers and body-boarders.
[Holidays to Land's End & Westgate]
|Date||April 1946; 17 August 1946||ID||6141|
This film combines several of the Newman family's holidays by the sea, taken between April-August 1946, in Land's End, Westgate and Margate.
Cornish Holiday 1951
An amateur record of a family motoring holiday to Cornwall which includes footage of the harbour villages of Looe and Polperro.
[Easter Holiday in Cornwall]
Documenting the Newman family's holiday to Cornwall in 1952, this film follows the family on a walk from their holiday cottage along the Cornish coastline, to Treen Cliff Bay.
Here and There Round Britain's Coasts
Various scenes filmed around Britain's coast, including Brixham, Land's End, Aberlyn, the Severn Bore, the Clyde ferry, "Northwards beyond Glencoe", Fort Augustus, the Forth Bridge and Newhaven. Scenes of sailing dinghies, boats at sea, fishermen at work, countryside and mountain views, car ferries, a steamboat, fishermen unloading their catch and repairing nets.
[Holiday to Cornwall]
|Date||[ca. late 1960s]; [23 July 1973?]||ID||6429|
A holiday film that includes: the family playing with inflatable rings in a pool; several men dressed in nightgowns leaving a holiday chalet; the family visiting a deer and bird park; and touring the coastline at Lands End. A sign reads "Criga Hotel Reception" followed by wide panoramic views of the rocky coastline and beach. The film closes with shots of holiday makers packing a narrow stretch of beach, and outside several tiered beach huts.
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