Wessex Film and Sound Archive

Highbury Houses - building a housing estate near Portsmouth

A series of three fílms from the early 1930s, charting the development of the Highbury Housing Estate at Portsmouth.

The silent footage follows the complete construction process, from the initial site preparations through to the inclusion of fíxtures and fíttings.

G & W Mitchell; B/W; Silent

Film still of new houses in Highbury