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THE CARABOOT

The Caraboot (1964)

Fabulous caravan and boat attached to a Mini goes for a day out by the river.

TESTS FOR AIRCRAFT

Tests For Aircraft (1935)

Lord Londonderry opens the Royal Air Force's new wind tunnel at Farnborough,...

MANCHESTER TEST MATCH

Manchester Test Match (1937)

England wins cricket Test Match against New Zealand by 130 runs.

LEONARD GOWINGS

Leonard Gowings (1931)

Tenor Leonard Gowings sings about his sweetheart 'Down Vauxhall Way'.

LONDON DOCKERS A BITTER aka A BITTER TASK

London Dockers A Bitter AKA A Bitter Task (1922)

London dockers boycott beer and drink tea instead.

FULHAM'S PLUCKY WIN aka FULHAMS PLUCKY WIN

Fulham's Plucky Win AKA Fulhams Plucky Win (1926)

Fulham beat Liverpool in the forth round of the...

ANCIENT EXCAVATIONS

Ancient Excavations (1957)

New findings at Herculaneum, Roman town buried in Vesuvius eruption.

BUDGE PATTY CHAMPION

Budge Patty Champion (1950)

Budge Patty wins the Wimbledon Men's tennis title.

DEEP FREEZE

Deep Freeze (1956)

The big freeze-up hits London.

AVON-KENNET CANAL APPEAL aka QUEEN GETS CANAL APPEAL

Avon-Kennet Canal Appeal AKA Queen Gets Canal Appeal (1956)

Petition against closure of...

Specials - IRELAND BEAT WALES

Specials - Ireland Beat Wales (1963)

Rugby - Ireland beat Wales 14-6 in Cardiff.

MANCHESTER CITY V EVERTON

Manchester City V Everton (1969)

FA semi-final football match where Manchester City beat Everton 1 - 0.

WATERPROOF LEGGINGS

Waterproof Leggings (1949)

Man wears new invention: plastic leggings to keep trousers dry in wet...

MUSSOLINI - VARIOUS STORIES

Mussolini - Various Stories (1935)

Various shots of the Italian fascist leader Benito Mussolini.

RED CROSS FLAG DAY

Red Cross Flag Day (1944)

Churchill and wife buy flags from nurses raising money for Red Cross.

POLISH MINERS CHARTER

Polish Miners Charter (1947)

President Bierut announces Polish Miners Charter. Sosnowiec, Poland.

YOUNG DOCTORS GRADUATING

Young Doctors Graduating (1946)

Young couple presented with gold watch - reward for their exceptionally...

ENGINEER CORPS BUILD ROADS IN ALGIERS

Engineer Corps Build Roads In Algiers (1956)

Item showing Engineer Corps building, and giving...

SOVIET EXPLORERS IN ANTARCTIC

Soviet Explorers In Antarctic (1957)

Soviet explorers in the Antarctic.

TANKERS COLLIDE IN NEW YORK

Tankers Collide In New York (1966)

Two oil tankers crash in New York Harbour. Fire sweeps one of the...

VENTIMIGLIA HOLDS BATTLE OF FLOWERS

Ventimiglia Holds Battle Of Flowers (1968)

Parade of highly original and decorative flower floats as...

STATUE OF ABRAHAM LINCOLN

Statue Of Abraham Lincoln (1910-1919)

Wreath is laid at statue of Abraham Lincoln in London.