A Portrait of Clavering, VA 27/6/1

This amateur film portrays a year in the life of the village of Clavering in north west Essex. Most of the filming was completed during 1990 and features a history of the village with notable events during the year, interspersed with scenes of village life. [0:00] Introduction [4:00] site of castle [5:00] Bury Manor [5:50] […]

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Bures and District Ploughing Match and Show, VA 5/5/1

[0:00:00] David Taylor-Balls, Chairman, and Colin Cracknell, committee member, talk about the history and nature of Bures and District Agricultural Club since its formation in 1943 [0:41:50] Ploughing (or furrow drawing) match and produce show [0:43:20] Vintage tractors ploughing [0:49:45] Threshing machine [0:50:10] Stationary engines [0:51:00] Ploughing with horses [0:53: 15] Modern tractors ploughing [0:54:55] […]

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Rev. S.S. Jones Home Movies: Reel 8

A 16mm silent, black and white film (a) with original metal film reel (b) and original metal film can (c) featuring footage taken in Oklahoma during the middle and late 1920s by Solomon Sir Jones, the eighth in a collection of nine films. On the outside of the metal can, handwritten in red ink is […]

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Rev. S.S. Jones Home Movies: Reel 7

A 16mm silent, black and white film (a) with original metal film reel (b) and original metal film can (c) featuring footage taken in Oklahoma during the middle and late 1920s by Solomon Sir Jones, the seventh in a collection of nine films. On the outside of the metal can are handwritten inscriptions on three […]

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Rev. S.S. Jones Home Movies: Reel 5

A 16mm silent, black and white film (a) with original plastic film reel (b) and original plastic film can (c) featuring footage taken in Oklahoma during the middle and late 1920s by Solomon Sir Jones, the fourth in a collection of nine films. Inscribed on the outside of the canister in is [#] in red […]

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Rev. S.S. Jones Home Movies: Reel 2

A 16mm silent, black and white film (a) with original metal film reel (b) and original metal film can (c) featuring footage taken in Oklahoma during the middle and late 1920s by Solomon Sir Jones, the second in a collection of nine films. There is an inscription on the metal canister in red ink that […]

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Rev. S.S. Jones Home Movies: Reel 1

A 16mm silent, black and white film (a) with original metal Kodascope film reel (b) and original plastic film can (c) featuring footage taken in Oklahoma during the middle and late 1920s by Solomon Sir Jones, the first in a collection of nine films. Consists of: 16mm Film (a), Original Film Reel (b), Original Film […]

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