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Panoramic View of Southport Promenade
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Panoramic View of Southport Promenade 1902

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Panoramic View of Southport Promenade 1902

2 mins United Kingdom

Smartly-dressed passengers climb aboard an imposing horse-drawn carriage during a trip to Southport. The picturesque promenade was an appealing spot for Edwardians enjoying some leisure time, and the filmmakers are careful to soak up the atmosphere - the camera sweeps round in an ambitious (for 1902) 180-degree pan to capture the whole spectacle of the pier and its attractions.

Genres

Non-Fiction

Tags

Horse-drawn transport Southport Promenades Carriages (horses) Street scenes Lancashire 1900-1909

Collection

Edwardians at Leisure

Released

1902

Country

United Kingdom

Language

English

Production company

Mitchell and Kenyon

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