The South West Film and Television Archive (SWFTA) is the regional film archive for the South West of England. Established in 1993, SWFTA's core collection comprises of the combined programme libraries of Westward Television and TSW (Television South West). The archive also cares for a significant number of donated film collections, both amateur and professional, dating back to the early 1900s.
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The Kingsbridge Show
Kingsbridge in a show of a vintage past
News 1968 1 mins Silent
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The Kingsbridge Show has a demonstration of ploughing with Shire horses, scything equipment and a traction engine drawing a plough. This year's show concentrates on vintage farm equipment bringing a past rural heritage to life.
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