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Out to East Africa
This colour travellogue style film shows the family exploring landmarks in Stratford-upon-Avon, followed by a journey to South Africa and the East African coast aboard the cruise ship Kenya Castle. The family tour various towns and cities from South Africa, to Tanzania and Kenya capturing the sights.
This colour travelog style documentary film, made with commentary and music, shows highlights of a three day visit to Venice, by Gilbert and Mary Tomes aboard a gondola, touring the Piazzas, Campi and historical buildings along the Grand Canal.
[East Africa Road Trip]
This colour film provides highlights of a group on safari through Kenya, passing through several national parks and hunting lodges. By road, a group tour a coastal resort near Mombasa, crossing the Mtwapa bridge to continue through several Nature Reserves, filming wild animals and the rural landscape from a moving car.
[NSEFU: Big Lagoon]
A film of scenes showing a car journey from a game camp to Big Lagoon Camp passing through Fort Jameson (now Chipata) in Zambia, travelling by car along several rural roads up a mountain side. The film-maker uses the milestones denoting distance to Fort Jameson to show his progress along the journey. Continuing on to a second camp at Nsefu, the film-maker captures views of the animals on the reserve finally arriving at Big Lagoon Camp by car.
World Cruise with the “Southern Cross”
|Date||September 1958; December 1958 - January 1959||ID||1438|
Two cruises feature on this film - one around the world, stopping at Las Palmas, Spain, Cape Town and Durban, South Africa, Perth, Melbourne and Sydney, Australia, Wellington, New Zealand, and the Pacific islands. Sailing down the Panama Canal, the ship also stops at Curaçao and Trinidad. The second cruise is over Christmas, and visits Tangiers, Las Palmas, Tenerife, Madeira and Lisbon.
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.
This edited colour travelogue style film with music and narration, tours the monuments and ruins of Rome, the Vatican City and the surrounding environs of Lazio and Tivoli. The film also shows Pope John XXIII at Castel Gandolfo performing a blessing and on a street tour.
[Our Visit Abroad Part II: Konigsee and Saltzburg]
Holiday footage, taken by Michael Gillings while on holiday with his wife to Europe. Scenes include views of the lake and mountains at Konigsee in Germany and footage shot while traveling through Saltzburg. See UID 6984 for further footage.
This colour travelog style film shows highlights of the Tomes' visit to Athens. The family also stop to buy souvenirs at the local street markets and meet people from local communities and rural villages. The film has a voice over narrative and music soundtrack throughout.
Peep Behind the Curtain
|Date||18 June 1960||ID||9733|
This colour travelog style documentary film shows highlights of Gilbert Tomes' three week trip to Moscow for the British Science Industry exhibition and conference. The tour includes several monuments and buildings and a visit to the exhibition of the American U2 spy plane. The narration also discusses the impact of Communism on the USSR as viewed by the film-maker.
[Family pictures and New York at night]
|Date||1963; December 1961||ID||3683|
Two films shot by Mrs Colgate. The first, made in Summer 1963 shows family scenes and son, Bobbie, learning to crawl. The second shows scenes of New York at night in 1961.
[Wedding Scenes; Honeymoon in Majorca]
This film contains footage by two different film-makers of the wedding of John Dickins and Joan Chinnery. It also contains scenes from John and Joan's honeymoon to Arenal on the Spanish island of Majorca.
|Date||[1963 - 1964 ?]||ID||5813|
A family visit to Czechoslovakia (now Czech Republic and Slovakia). The first part [included in online clip] shows various locations including Prague and Lidice; with Prague Castle, The National Museum, Wenceslas Square, the Charles Bridge, and the WWII war memorials at Lidice. The second part [not included in online clip] shows the Zilina region of Slovakia, with the Velka Fatra mountains, the spa town of Rajecke Teplice and rural areas around Kunerad.
[Bridge Farm; Holiday in Spain]
This colour film shows scenes of the family at Bridge Farm and on a holiday to Spain, visiting the Costa Brava.
This extended film shows the Steed family on safari in Kenya and visiting the lakes of Uganda; capturing views of rural life, farming and the natural environment. The group also stop to admire the equatorial ring at the Ugandan Equator marker, and tour a Ugandan quarry or mine.
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