Essex Past The County Our Parents Knew - Part 1
DVD, PAL, Region 0
ESSEX FROM THE EARLY 20th CENTURY
Essex, 1916: Zeppelin airships have bombed the county. Women are working in the fields. Most houses do not have electricity or running water.
The first generation of children to be captured on film will live through thirty years of immense social change.
Journey into a bygone age and see Essex as it used to be, including:
- Theydon Bois in 1916
- Frinton, Southend, Tilbury and Clacton
- Chelmsford and Colchester in the 1930s
- Braintree, Halstead, Terling and Thaxted; Dagenham, Wanstead, Leytonstone and Romford.
Using rarely seen archive film, this documentary captures Essex as our parents knew it - Narrated by Nick Coady.
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