Film: 6887

London | 1920 | Silent | B/W


Along the River Thames to Shepperton, pleasureboats on the Thames. Kingston Surbiton, Bungalow island, Hampton Court, Moseley lock, Karsino, Sunbury, Walton 1920's

Passengers getting into pleasure boat at Kingston-upon-Thames. Trav s along Canbury Gardens Kingston, with children playing along side. Trav s along river and under Kingston Bridge with bus and passengers on it going across.
More trav s banks of river along Surbiton with large houses. Some large houses with gardens down to river with boats moored on river.
Trav s Bungalow Island (Thames Ditton) More shots of houses on island with boats moored. Shot of family rowing on boat. A woman getting into her boat.
Trav s past Hampton Court Palace and then under Hampton Court Bridge.
Going into Molesey Lock pleasure boats coming out. Trav s going into lock past gates. Trav s houseboats along banks.

3'35 Taggs Island and Karsino. Further along shot of David Garrick's temple at Hampton.
More shots Hampton with church in back ground. Shots of people rowing in small boats. Trav s of large houses at Sunbury and then going into Sunbury Lock. Wait whilst lock fills up. Gates open and go under small pedestrian bridge.

5'31 Walton upon Thames and shots of small boats on the river. Trav s under Walton bridge Into Weybridge lock now called Shepperton?
Shots of land alongside river looks very rural with trees and fields, 2 horses walking along on tow path. Cows grazing in fields. Trav s large houses along river at Shepperton.
The Manor House and large lawns and also shots of house belonging to D'Oyley Carte at Shepperton

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