Film ID:
YFA 484

SEASIDE AND FAMILY SCENES & THE QUEEN MARY

c.1936

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Description

This film is a compilation of family scenes from the Arnett family including waterskiing, time at the beach, and playing in the back garden.

The film begins with a man on a boat trying to get the engine started with a pull cord. This is followed by early examples of water skiing on a river with houses in the background.

There are scenes of the seaside at Sandsend in addition to the family in the garden. A steam engine and coaches cross a viaduct at Sandsend, and there are scenes of Whitby Harbour including a Punch and Judy show on the beach.

The following newsreel was attached to the end of this family film: Pathescope film 534 - Queen Mary. Launching of the Queen Mary.