Item title reads - "Summer is Y....comen in" and Padstow still welcomes the day with the "Hobby Horse Revels" which some say dates back to pagan days! Cornwall.
M/S of an elderly man wearing a white dress and hat with a veil. Next to him is someone in big round dark costume with hobby horse's...
Short segment of film showing a furnace burning coal.
Traditional Cornish wrestling in St. Austell.
Men wrestle in the park in Cambourne.
Footage of steamer "Eltham" wrecked on Cornish coast, all 11 crew are missing.
A French steamer is saved by breeches buoy on Cornish coast at Kennack.
Footage of the wrecked lifeboat on the rocks near St. Ives, Cornwall which claimed the lives of eight men.
Launch of the Lizard Lifeboat in stormy weather, Cornwall.
Farm labourers and clay workers fight in Cornwall county wrestling championships. Newquay.