• Short Summary

    August Bank Holiday at Southend - happy seaside scenes!

  • Description

    Southend (Southend-on-Sea), Essex.

    GV. Crowded streets. GV. Crowded beach. GV. Boating pool GV. Crowded beach. CU. Two sunbathing girls, in one piece swimsuit and bikini. GV. Water's edge with holidaymakers in water. CU. Two year old girl (or boy, not sure) with bucket, paddling. She / he comes out of water (towards) on to pebble beach. SCU. Girls serving ice creams to holidaymakers - camera looking at customers over girl's shoulder. SCU. Two girls walking away from camera along promenade in swimsuits. CU. Man in street, lifting hat to camera, wearing nothing above waist but tie with pinup girl on it. He shows it to camera. CU. Baby asleep in deck chair.

    (Neg.) (Title Scene 'N')

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    539.30
    Media URN:
    31015
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    04/08/1955
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:43:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:37:26:00 / 01:38:09:00
    Canister:
    55/62

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