Film ID:
NEFA 21599

OUT AND ABOUT

c.1952

Visitor Tabs

Description

A short amateur film made by Victor Sidney Carman looking at the countryside around the town of Hexham and the river Tyne in Northumberland. People play a ball game on a cricket pitch and views around Hexham itself.  

Writing inside the spokes of a bicycle read

Title: Out and About

The film begins with views of sheep in a field followed by a road sign that read 'Hexham'.

A group of people play a ball game on a cricket pitch followed by the view of a stone bridge that crosses the river Tyne.

General views follow of the exterior of Hexham Abbey.  The film ends with traffic moving along a country road past the driveway entrance to a large country estate.