Barron Collection : 3: Scenes in Cyprus and Greece

This film is held by the British Empire & Commonwealth Museum (ID: 2004/007/003).


British couple working with the Air Ministry Works Department living off base among Greek-Cypriots. Military band performing on the march at a military establishment (Poor focus). Celebrations and parade, probably in Nicosia on Greek National Day. Film switches to a major city (Athens?) and a passage through the Corinth Canal. Long distance views of the shorelines thereafter. Cuts to a busy rail city, a single shot of a naval frigate and ends.

Production / Donor Details: Harry and Mary Barron served in Cyprus from 1954 to the early 1960s. Mr Barron worked at the Air Ministry Works Department.



  • Barron Collection : 3: Scenes in Cyprus and Greece (Archive)
Series Title:
Barron Collection

Technical Data

Film Gauge (Format):
8mm VHS

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