Screen Archive South East is a public sector moving image archive serving the South East of England. The archive's collections of magic lantern slides, films, videos and associated materials capture the many varied aspects of life, work and creativity from the early days of screen history to the present day and serve as a rich and invaluable historical resource.
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A Guild outing to London's Docks and Greenwich
London's long vanished dockside scene is the background to this jolly film which follows an all-male social outing on a cruise down the river to Greenwich
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This nostalgic film, from the Duncan Brand Film Collection, follows a group of men on an outing to London's docks and wharves as they sail down to Greenwich. As they make their way down the river, the group pass several Thames barges, with their distinctive sails, as well as a large paddle steamer laden with passengers. The film ends with the group's arrival at Westminster Pier where they disembark.