• Short Summary

    Travelogue item showing quaint and historic village on Hurley-on-Thames.

  • Description

    Part of DOTS AND SPOTS issue.

    Hurley-On-Thames (aka Hurley on Thames).

    Travelogue item showing picturesque and quaint village of Hurley. Various shots of Olde Bell inn / pub. Various shots of priory, the remains of a Benedictine monastery. Various shots of priory chapel, now used as the village church. Various shots of church's crypt, once used as gaol.

    Various shots of round dovecote and ancient tythe barn. Various shots of old farm house. Various shots of Medmenham Abbey, built on the site of Cistercian monastery. Various shots of River Thames. Various shots of families picnicking on banks. Various shots riverboat coming through lock and passing under bridge.

    Note: alternative spelling for search purposes - Medenham Abbey.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1276.19
    Media URN:
    42685
    Group:
    New sound pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:44:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:32:57:00 / 01:34:41:00
    Canister:
    NSP 175

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