• Short Summary

    A little boy and girl return to bomb damaged Canterbury after having been evacuated.

  • Description

    Item title reads - We've come back.

    Canterbury, Kent.

    A little boy and girl who were evacuated from Canterbury return and sit on the hillside above the city. They hold hands and walk down the hill. Various shots of the bomb damaged city with people going about their business. They walk through to the cathedral, various good shots of it as they look up, one corner of the tower is in scaffolding. M/S's of the open spaces where the buildings have been bombed and cleared. M/S as they stand by a wrecked wall next to the river. Various shots of the bomb damaged buildings. M/S as the children walk towards their Tudor home. A squadron of British aeroplanes fly over, they chat as they watch them. M/S as they go home.

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    1217.07
    Media URN:
    33846
    Group:
    New pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    04/06/1945
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:55:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:14:28:00 / 01:17:23:00
    Canister:
    NP 38

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