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AND GREAT WAS THE FALL THEREOF

And Great Was The Fall Thereof (1933)

A huge chimney is demolished in a factory in Lancashire.

TANKS SWIM NOW!

Tanks Swim Now! (1931)

Demonstration of new amphibious tank design from Vickers-Armstrong.

HENRY ARMSTRONG V ERNIE RODERICK

Henry Armstrong V Ernie Roderick (1939)

Footage of the boxing match between Henry Armstrong and Ernie...

ENGLAND LOSE THE ASHES

England Lose The Ashes (1921)

England cricket team lose the Ashes to the Australians in the match in...

AND NOW THE APOLLO!

And Now The Apollo! (1949)

Good shots of construction and testing of the Armstrong Whitworth Apollo...

BRITISH GLIDERS AND PLANES LANDING

British Gliders And Planes Landing (1943)

Footage of Airspeed Horsa gliders landing and taking-off

VICKERS HOVERCRAFT IN SWEDEN

Vickers Hovercraft In Sweden (1963)

VA-2 Hovercraft being demonstrated on land and in the harbour...

HOVER ROVER

Hover Rover (1962)

Item showing how the 'Hover Rover' skims over difficult, uneven ground.

SHUNTING HORSE

Shunting Horse (1964)

Two horses at Newmarket pull railway carriages along the track so they can be...

LAUNCH OF ORCADES

Launch Of Orcades (1936)

Ocean liner, 'Orcades', is launched at...

LAUNCH OF HMS POSEIDON

Launch Of HMS Poseidon (1929)

Launching of the submarine the HMS Poseidon in Barrow-in-Furness,...

101ST TEST MATCH

101st Test Match (1921)

The referee tosses a coin at the beginning of the 101st Test Match, we briefly...

FUNERAL OF LATE MR BARNEY ARMSTRONG

Funeral Of Late Mr Barney Armstrong (1921)

An item showing the funeral of Mr Barney Armstrong in...

HMS HERMES DESIGNED FOR SEAPLANE CARRIER, LAUNCHED aka HMS HERMIES DESIGNED FOR...

HMS Hermes Designed For Seaplane Carrier, Launched AKA HMS Hermies Designed For... (1919)

The...

HORSES AT NEWMARKET

Horses At Newmarket (1946)

Item showing race horses training at Newmarket, Suffolk.

VALIANT'S KEEL LAID BARROW IN FURNESS

Valiant's Keel Laid Barrow In Furness (1962)

Keel of the nuclear submarine Valiant laid at Barrow...

 ANTHONY ARMSTRONG-JONES BEGINS WORK AT THE DESIGN CENTRE

Anthony Armstrong-Jones Begins Work At The Design Centre (1961)

Anthony Armstrong Jones begins...

"Keep Sydney Clean" Campaign (1966)

Sydney's Lord Mayor calls for a massive clean up campaign.

MOON LANDING PICTURES

Moon Landing Pictures (1969)

Rather scratchy footage of the moons surface taken from the "Eagle"

'EAGLE' LEAVES THE MOON

'eagle' Leaves The Moon (1969)

Shots of lunar vehicles on and near the moon.

ENGLAND LOSE THE ASHES

England Lose The Ashes (1921)

England cricket team lose the Ashes to the Australians in the match in...

Louis Armstrong

Louis Armstrong (1901-1971)

SHIP RESEARCH

Ship Research (1957)

Accurate scale models of ocean going vessels are tested in a dry dock.

CLACTON-ON-SEA aka JOHN HENRY ARMSTRONG IN TRAINING FOR FORTHCOMING FIGHT

Clacton-On-Sea AKA John Henry Armstrong In Training For Forthcoming Fight (1939)

Footage of...

NEWMARKET SALE - HORSE FLESH 46/- AN OUNCE

Newmarket Sale - Horse Flesh 46/- An Ounce (1945)

Sarajarao fetches record price at great racehorse...

THE NEW ORONTES

The New Orontes (1929)

Lady Anderson launches the new "Orontes" at Barrow-in-Furness.

TO INDIA IN 7 DAYS

To India In 7 Days (1929)

Sir Samuel Hoare inaugurates the new Armstrong-Siddeley air mail liner, which...

FIRST OF THE

First Of The "P" Ships (1929)

H.M.S. Perseus is launched from Vickers-Armstrong's yard in...

WORLD'S LARGEST DOCK

World's Largest Dock (1924)

Large floating dock built by Armstrong Whitworth of Newcastle.

WITH THE CHURCH'S BLESSING

With The Church's Blessing (1929)

Footage of the "Araucano" being launched in Barrow-in-Furness,...

BRITISH GUN BOAT BUILT FOR SIAM

British Gun Boat Built For Siam (1929)

Mme Nunkae Bahidda launches the "Sukohodya",...

RULE BRITANNIA

Rule Britannia (1925)

H.M.S. Nelson, the world's latest battleship, is launched by Dame Caroline...

STUTTGART - DUKE WINS GRAND PRIX aka DUKE WINS MOTORCYCLE GP

Stuttgart - Duke Wins Grand Prix AKA Duke Wins Motorcycle Gp (1954)

Geoff Duke wins 500 c.c....

WORLD OF SPORT - DUKE WINS SENIOR T.T.

World Of Sport - Duke Wins Senior T.T. (1955)

Geoff Duke wins Senior International T.T. motorcycle...

TOP BIRDS FOR LUXURY AVIARY

Top Birds For Luxury Aviary (1965)

Lord Snowdon shows journalists new aviary of his own design at...

NEW YORK - US GREETS PRINCESS aka PRINCESS MARGARET ARRIVES IN US

New York - Us Greets Princess AKA Princess Margaret Arrives In Us (1965)

Princess Margaret and...

Selected originals - NEWS IN FLASHES

Selected Originals - News In Flashes (1960)

Material relating to newsreel story "News in Flashes" -...

Selected originals - THE ROYAL WEDDING

Selected Originals - The Royal Wedding (1960)

Material relating to newsreel story - "The Royal...

PRINCESS SETS FASHION

Princess Sets Fashion (1960)

The hat Princess Margaret wore to go on her honeymoon is mass produced for...

PRINCESS IN DEVON

Princess In Devon (1960)

Princess Margaret unveils statue of St. Boniface in Crediton, Devon.

NEW JOB FOR LORD SNOWDON

New Job For Lord Snowdon (1962)

Princess Margaret's husband arrives at Sunday Times offices for new job...

Selected Originals - PRINCESS OPENS FLATS - 61/39

Selected Originals - Princess Opens Flats - 61/39 (1961)

Material relating to newsreel story...

TRAGEDY AVERTED

Tragedy Averted (1966)

Spacecraft Gemini 8 unsuccessfully attempts to link with Agena target vehicle in...

Selected Originals - THIS IS TRAGEDY

Selected Originals - This Is Tragedy (1966)

Material related to newsreel story "This is Tragedy" -...

PRINCESS MARGARET IN CUMBERNAULD

Princess Margaret In Cumbernauld (1967)

Princess Margaret visits new town of Cumbernauld in Scotland....

Selected Original - SPECIAL ! BRITISH WEEK IN TOKYO

Selected Original - Special ! British Week In Tokyo (1969)

Material relating to newsreel story...

HMS ILLUSTRIOUS LAUNCHED

HMS Illustrious Launched (1939)

The aircraft carrier the HMS 'Illustrious' is launched in Barrow,...

PRINCESS MARGARET ARRIVES AT KINGS CROSS

Princess Margaret Arrives At Kings Cross (1960-1969)

Princess Margaret arrives with husband at Kings...

 DUKE AT VICKERS ARMSTRONG

Duke At Vickers Armstrong (1958)

Duke of Edinburgh inspects production line at Vickers Armstrong...

LOUIS ARMSTRONG TOURS AFRICA

Louis Armstrong Tours Africa (1960)

American black jazz trumpeter Louis Armstrong tours Africa.