Standard 8mm film unknown Unknown c.1972 14:10
Summary: Amateur footage of a tour around Lambeth.
Title number: 1111
Description: This tour of Lambeth includes St. Mary's Church, Millbank, Lambeth Pier, the Ministry of Works [Lambeth Bridge House], Lambeth Road, Archbishop Tait's Primary School/Annex/Playground, Pratt Walk, Archbishop's Park, St. Thomas's Hospital, Tugs on Thames, Fire Station Pier, Tugs/Vickers Building, Vauxhall Bridge from Lambeth Bridge, Albert Embankment, St. Mary's from Lambeth Bridge, Lambeth Pier, the Thames, the W.H. Smith Clock Tower, Lambeth Palace Gardens, St. Mary's Churchyard, Pedlar's Window, Tradescant/Capt. Bligh Tombs, a vintage bus, Lambeth High St., Palace Engineering Works [Mackie's], Doultons - Black Prince Road, Windmill P.H. Lambeth High St., Tenisons Girls School, Black Prince Road, Granby Guildings, Queen's Head P.H./ Jolly Garners P.H., Lilac Place, Newport Street, Whitgift St., Park Keeper's Hut Burial Pk, Old Paradise Street/Burial Park, Eldorado Ice Cream Building, and a view of High St. from the park.
Alan Shooter wrote on August 22, 2019:I was born and grew up in the flat above my parents shop at 185 Lambeth Walk ( 1947 -…I was born and grew up in the flat above my parents shop at 185 Lambeth Walk ( 1947 - 1969),
I went to St Marys Nursery School, Then Holy Trinity Primary School. Played in the Market, the local Bombsite and the Park in the film.
Perhaps the title of the film should be renamed to reflect the area in which it was taken.
"Lambeth Palace and surrounding area."
"North Lambeth area from Lambeth Bridge to Pratt Street"