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[Portrait of Petworth]
|Date||1970 - 1971||ID||9998|
Various shots of Petworth, streets, houses, and historic buildings; including St Mary's Church, Lombard Street and the Town Square, as well as traffic snaking through the one-way system. There are scenes of a new housing development south of the town centre with views of the school and the Fire Station. Scenes show various pans and zooms of Petworth House including the grounds and the garden.
[London to Brighton rally, commercial vehicles]
This short amateur film features commercial vehicles taking part in the London to Brighton rally; the vehicles are traveling south towards Brighton. The film was shot just off the A23 at Warninglid, near the B2115 crossroads, before the present day flyover was built.
This colour film shows the family touring the city of Paris with its famous landmarks including the Eiffel Tower, Arc du Triomphe, Arc de Triomphe du Carrousel, several churches and cathedrals and the Louvre Museum; closing with a river boat tour on the River Seine.
A Closer Look
This colour travelogue-style film shows highlights of an English school educational trip aboard the ship SS Uganda to Italy (Venice), Cyprus and Greece with excursions and tours to historic attractions in several villages and towns. The film also shows scenes aboard ship for those on the voyage.
Scenes of school children on trips around Steyning in 1971, filmed by E. C. Edwards.
This film opens with a traditional wedding party standing on the steps outside a church, followed by shots of 'Sunnymede', the family's home and garden in Chobham at springtime and the family on a Caravan holiday at various sites across East and West Sussex. This film is intertitled throughout.
[Road Accident; Police and Ambulance Routine]
An educational films demonstrating the work undertaken by the police and ambulance service at road accidents. The accident presented in this film is a fictional one involving a young cyclist and car driver. [The film has no soound]
[Reigate & Redhill Scenes]
Views of Reigate and Redhill, including static and panning shots, produced by the North Downs Cinematograph Society in 1972.
This film shows the Giles family on holiday in Cornwall and with their caravan in East and West Sussex. The film also features Eric Giles on his vintage Harley Davidson motorbike, followed by interior shots of the family celebrating Christmas at home in Chobham. This film is intertitled throughout.
This silent amateur film records everyday life in and around Tower Hamlets, one of the twenty-one electoral wards which forms the district of Dover.
A film showing the demolition of Friary Meux, the Guildford Friary Brewery, filmed from around the site. A crane pulls down a tower (filmed in slow motion), as other construction vehicles clear the site. A large group of spectators gather to watch in a nearby street.
One Too Many
This amateur colour film with dubbed sound, music and sound effects, shows a woman taking the family car out for a drive, unknown to her, the spare tyre is being repaired by her husband. The woman's car breaks down, so she telephones her husband to ask for the spare tyre and the adventure begins. The film has opening and closing titles.
London to Brighton Vintage Car Rally
This short amateur silent film from the 1970s features a series of close up's of a grasshopper, flowers and a compilation of scenes from the London to Brighton vintage car rally. Vehicles are filmed travelling south along the Old London Road at Pyecombe with other road traffic.
This film shows the family on holiday in Wiltshire, West and East Sussex and on a day out to the National Trust property, Bateman's, plus a visit to the gardens and grounds at Sheffield Park. The family also visit relatives at Christmas time in Devizes and spend some time at home managing the gardens.
Tucktonia Model Village at Christchurch
|Date||[ca. 1976 - 1986]||ID||6315|
This colour documentary style film explores a tourist attraction and model village named 'Tucktonia' near Christchurch in Dorset. The film explores a range of buildings and landmarks, as well as explains the scale of the buildings through a voice over narrative. The film contains background music throughout.
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