Houghton Feast (1930-1939)

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Houghton Feast. Hundreds invade the Durham Town for the foot and horse racing". Houghton, Durham. VS of fairground with crowds of people enjoying themselves. MV of children on fairground carousel ride. VS of Waltzers type ride. VS bumper cars. Good scenes of various rides and attractions. People watch demonstration of basket making. Crowds bet on running races. Parades of soldiers and civilian organisations. Parade arrives at Church and people file in. N.B. Item found in Unidentified Gazettes reel. 90,000 historic films, all SEARCHABLE on YouTube at: http://www.youtube.com/britishpathe Join us on Facebook at: http://www.facebook.com/britishpathe Tweet us @britishpathe FILM ID:2745.2
  • Owner

  • Source

    Newcastle University (Youtube)
  • License

    What does this mean? Unknown license check permission to reuse
  • Further information

    Link: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vkv4RcrEpLQ
    Resource type: Video
    Added by: Simon Cotterill
    Last modified: 8 years, 11 months ago
    Viewed: 797 times
    Picture Taken: Unknown
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