• Short Summary

    Travelogue item about picturesque village of Roydon on River Leigh.

  • Description

    Part of MANY THANKS issue.

    Roydon, Essex.

    Various scenic shots of River Leigh near Roydon. Part of the river has been turned into a swimming area, swimmers dive in from diving boards and people sunbathe on the bank. Various shots of family outside their caravan on a field. L/S of bridge over river. Various shots of picturesque, quaint cottages. Various shots of church at Stanstead Abbott. Various shots of ancient stocks and "lockup" (small gaol) on green at Roydon. More shots of village - very idyllic and rural.

    Note: alternative spelling for search purposes - Stansted Abbott.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1310.02
    Media URN:
    43396
    Group:
    New sound pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    18/08/1941
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:29:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:01:35:00 / 01:03:04:00
    Canister:
    NSP 281

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