Harvest festival church service in Chilham, Kent.
LS. Villagers walking towards church for the Harvest Festival church service in Chilham, Kent. MS. Woman leaving house to go to church. SCU. Church tower and clock. MS. Choirboys rustling on the grass. MS. They run into church. MS. Woman walking towards church. LS. Woman walking into church carrying gifts. MS. Man and woman walking towards church with gifts. CU. Hand holding bible. SCU. Clock on church tower. MS. People walking into church with harvest gifts. MS. Two women carrying flowers. LS. Church with congregation entering. CU. Stained glass window surrounded by flowers. MS. People outside house handling mail bags. CU. Man singing. CU. Boy's head. SCU. Congregation singing - three shots. CU. Boy singing. MS. Tree, pan from one to another. MS. & GV. Church altar and congregation. SCU. People singing. MS. Choirboys singing. CU. Choirboy singing. MS. Church altar and choirboys, pan to choirboys. SCU. Choirboys. CU. Choirboy singing. MS. Choirboys singing - two shots. MS. Choir, pan to altar and other boys. MS. Pan to verger going up to altar. MS. He turns around and walks out. MS. Choir. LS. Choir and congregation, pan to altar. MS. Rear view, congregation. MS. Choirboys singing. SCU. Choir singing. MS. Choir stand for prayer, Parson speaking. SCU. Parson announcing the hymn. Various shots of the congregation and the choirboys singing.
Date found in the old record - 27/09/1948. Natural sound in the second half of the item.