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Birchington, August 1932  Purkiss Family Film No.4
Birchington, August 1932  Purkiss Family Film No.4

Birchington, August 1932 Purkiss Family Film No.4 1932

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Birchington, August 1932 Purkiss Family Film No.4 1932

9 mins United Kingdom

The sporty Purkiss family enjoy a spot of cricket and tennis in their garden in Birchington, Kent, in the glorious summer sunshine. They decamp to the beach - perhaps nearby Minnis Bay - for a dip, and then it's over to the experts for some cricket at Canterbury's St Lawrence Ground. The stands are packed for Cricket Week, and we're treated to close-ups of cheery players taking to the pitch, as well as panoramic shots from the boundary showing Kent batting against Glamorgan.

Genres

Amateur film

Tags

Glamorgan (cricket team) Kent (cricket team) Cricket Tennis

Collection

Grass Roots

Released

1932

Country

United Kingdom

Language

English

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