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A Typical Home Movie from the 1960s

This post, featuring a film from the early 1960s, shows a typical home movie with a variety of different subjects in its 2 1/2 minute length.

Ramsgate Model Village 1955

A vintage home movie of Ramsgate Model Village which closed in 2003, but is shown here in the Summer of 1955.

Parachute regiment opening ceremony

A standard 8mm vintage home movie showing the opening ceremony of a new barracks for the Parachute Regiment opened by Field Marshal Montgomery.

London Zoo in the early 1960s

This short vintage home movie was taken in the early 1960s at London Zoo and shows some of the animals including an elephant being ridden by a zoo keeper.

A family on Stilts, Boxing day 1954

What was the most exciting gift for Christmas 1954? The answer 'Stilts' would possibly come from this family who were captured on 8mm film on Boxing Day 1954.

A seaside town in 1959

A vintage home movie taken in the summer of 1959 which shows scenes around a seaside town somewhere in the British Isles.

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