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Floyd Henry Wells Travel Film: Great Britain 1973

Catalog Data

Physical description:
reference 1 video cassette (67 minutes) silent color 1/2 inch VHS
master 1 video cassette (67 minutes) silent color BetacamSP
archival original 2 film reels (2,411 feet) silent color 16mm
Type:
Motion pictures (visual works)
Place:
England
Europe
Great Britain
Date:
1973
Notes:
title from credits (unpublished work)--archival collection
Donated by David McCuistion in 1998.
Summary:
Edited film by Floyd Henry Wells, a retired salesman and a member of the Wally Byam Caravan Club of Airstream trailers, chronicling trailer travels through Great Britain including scenic landscapes, cities and towns, historic sites, ruiins and monuments. Locations filmed include London (Big Ben, Parliament, Westminster Abbey, Buckingham Palace, Picadilly), Salisbury Cathedral, Stonehenge, Lions of Longleat (African animal park), Bath, Bourton on the Water, Stratford Upon Avon, Warwick castle, North Wales, Gaer Hyfryo (caravan club site), Ruthin Castle, Chester, the Lake District, Bowness, Stock Lake Car Park, Grasmere Village, Northfield Hotel, Hadrian's Wall, Mary Queen of Scott's House, Abbots Ford, Sir Walter Scott Burial Ground, Edinburgh Castle, St. Andrew's Cathedral, Blair Castle, Queens View, Falls of Dochart, Meadowbank Sports Centre, Lindisfarne Castle, Richmond Castle, York, St. Leonards Hospital and Shambles.
Repository Loc.:
Human Studies Film Archives, Smithsonian Museum Support Center, Suitland, MD
Topic:
Historic sites  Search this
Tourism  Search this
Ruins  Search this
Castles  Search this
Cathedrals  Search this
Landscapes  Search this
Local number:
HSFA 1998.21.19
Restrictions & Rights:
Information on reproduction and fees available from Human Studies Film Archives OK:0
Data Source:
Human Studies Film Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_305203