• Short Summary

    A reminder of the summer with a look at the picturesque village of Meopham in Kent.

  • Description

    Meopham.

    Kent.

    Various shots of a country lane in summer, a man rides by on a horse. Various shots of Meopham village, the longest in the country, with its oasthouses, fields and trees. M/S of two pointed roofs, various shots of thatched cottages. M/S of the lake. L/S of vapour trails from fighting aircraft overhead. A Scottish terrier and a little kitten play together. Various shots of a farmhouse, a windmill and the village green. M/S of ivy covered house, M/S blossom tree. Various shots of the church and pine trees.

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    1540.01
    Media URN:
    49543
    Group:
    New sound pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    29/12/1941
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:47:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:00:37:00 / 01:02:24:00
    Canister:
    NSP 300

Comments (1)

  1. a.boob@virgin.net says

    The house shown with the dog and cat playing outside is Owls Castle (formerly Cooks Farm) along with its thatched barm, now tiled.

    x
    Report comment
    Report comment

We always welcome comments and more information about our films.
All posts are reactively checked. Libellous and abusive comments are forbidden.

Add your comment