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EXPRESS TRAIN DISASTER

Express Train Disaster (1928)

Shots of a wrecked steam train at Shepreth in Cambridgeshire.

CRASH

Crash (1926)

Demolition of an industrial chimney.

HOVER ROVER GOES FARMING

Hover Rover Goes Farming (1963)

Latest application of hover principle used in agriculture.

CAT VILLAGE

Cat Village (1966)

Unwanted cats live in luxury kennels at an animal home near Cambridge.

THRILLS AND SPILLS

Thrills And Spills (1924)

Horse racing on a new course at Cottenham.

SPILLS AND THRILLS

Spills And Thrills (1926)

Cambridge University steeplechases at Cottenham.

COAL BOARD TURNS TEACHER

Coal Board Turns Teacher (1948)

Men from continental Europe coming to England to work in mines.

THE IMPELLER

The Impeller (1932)

Footage of new Impeller motor boat engine being demonstrated in Christchurch.

RADIO CONTROLLED TAXIS aka TAXI SIR ?

Radio Controlled Taxis AKA Taxi Sir ? (1950)

In Cambridge, taxis give instructions over radio where...

WATER DIVINER aka WATER DIVING

Water Diviner AKA Water Diving (1967)

Sixteen-year-old Josie Simpson shows us her skill as a water...

FINDING NEW BLUES

Finding New Blues (1934)

Cambridge freshmen's sports competition.

STUDENTS OF SPEED!

Students Of Speed! (1931)

Students compete in a hill climb competition on their motorbikes.

FOR NEXT YEAR'S BOAT RACE!

For Next Year's Boat Race! (1931)

Teams of rowers from Cambridge University compete for the right to...

PETERBOROUGH'S NOBLE CATHEDRAL

Peterborough's Noble Cathedral (1934)

Good footage of Peterborough Cathedral and the choir,...

MASS ATTACK

Mass Attack (1937)

Children angling competition in Cambridgeshire.

CYCLE RAG

Cycle Rag (1922)

Crowds watch demonstration of "Bicycle Polo".

FOR THEIR PLACE IN THE BOAT

For Their Place In The Boat (1921)

Two teams from Cambridge hold trials to decide who will row in the...

LIGHT BLUES LONG RUN - TO ELY

Light Blues Long Run - To Ely (1923)

The Cambridge team row 18 miles to their new quarters in Ely.

ATHLETIC PERFECTION

Athletic Perfection (1924)

Athletics competition at Cambridge.

UNIVERSITY BUMPING RACES

University Bumping Races (1926)

Students take place in novel rowing races on the River Cam.

THE WHEELS GO ROUND - BY RADIO

The Wheels Go Round - By Radio (1949)

Signalmen use radio to control train movements in Cambridgeshire...

FREEDOM FOR COUNTY

Freedom For County (1946)

The Cambridgeshire Regiment is given Freedom of the Borough of Cambridge.

Selected Original - SPECIAL - PRINCE CHARLES - PILOT

Selected Original - Special - Prince Charles - Pilot (1969)

Material relating to newsreel story...

TRAINING FOR BOAT RACE

Training For Boat Race (1950)

Cambridge students on training for boat race against Oxford.

ALMS HOUSES AND ELY CATHEDRAL

Alms Houses And Ely Cathedral (1949)

Duplicate of UN 2137 F - see separate record for details.

PETERBOROUGH FOOTBALL

Peterborough Football (1970-1979)

Football match between Peterborough United and unidentified club.

FOR THIS YEAR'S BOAT RACE aka FOR THIS YEARS BOAT RACE

For This Year's Boat Race AKA For This Years Boat Race (1933)

Rowing crew from Cambridge...

AMERICAN AND BRITISH GOLF BALL TEST

American And British Golf Ball Test (1931)

Golfers play a round to demonstrate the differences...

WELL TOGETHER ALREADY!

Well Together Already! (1933)

Trial rowing race between teams from Cambridge University.

OXFORD V CAMBRIDGE

Oxford V Cambridge (1934)

Cambridge beat Oxford in athletic at Fenner's.

THE CAMBRIDGESHIRE

The Cambridgeshire (1935)

'Commander III', ridden by T. Hawcroft, wins The Cambridgeshire horse race at...

CAMBRIDGESHIRE STAKES

Cambridgeshire Stakes (1936)

Dan Bulger wins the Cambridgeshire Stakes by two lengths.

HOUNDS!

Hounds! (1930)

Fox hounds on display at the Peterborough Show.

THE FOUR-YEAR-OLDER

The Four-Year-Older (1932)

Four-year-old Jackie Overhill swims and dives into an open-air swimming pool.

MOP FIGHT aka A MERRY MOP FIGHT

Mop Fight AKA A Merry Mop Fight (1922)

Students attempting to sink each others boats on the River...

THE ROYAL SHOW OPENS

The Royal Show Opens (1922)

The Royal Show opens in Cambridge, Cambridgeshire.

FOR THE POLY MARATHON

For The Poly Marathon (1923)

A. R. Mills trains for "Poly" Marathon in hope of having fourth successive...

AN OUTSIDER AGAIN

An Outsider Again (1929)

"West Wicklov" wins the Cesarwitch at Newmarket race course, Cambridgeshire.

FOR NEXT YEARS BOAT RACE

For Next Years Boat Race (1929)

The Cambridge boat race team get some practice in, Cambridge,...

CENTURIES OLD MEET REVIVED

Centuries Old Meet Revived (1929)

Cambridge University Harriers meet in the Market Square, Cambridge,...

THE CAMBRIDGESHIRE  - NEWMARKET

The Cambridgeshire - Newmarket (1924)

The Cambridgeshire - horse racing at Newmarket.

INTERVARSITY BOAT RACE  & CUTS

Intervarsity Boat Race & Cuts (1926)

Cambridge A and B rowing crews in training on the River Cam.

SEED TESTING aka TESTING SEEDS

Seed Testing AKA Testing Seeds (1939)

Quality of seeds tested at station in Cambridge.

BOAT RACE TRAINING

Boat Race Training (1950)

Member of Cambridge rowing team practises in front of mirror to study...

FENS MODEL

Fens Model (1950)

Two men do research for flood prevention methods on a model of the Fens.

ALMS HOUSES AND ELY CATHEDRAL

Alms Houses And Ely Cathedral (1949)

Good footage of Alms Houses in Stowbridge and Ely Cathedral,...

SPACE AGE LATIN LESSON

Space Age Latin Lesson (1968)

Radio telescope erected near Cambridge helps the scientists to locate the...

MARY HAD A LITTLE ... CALF!

Mary Had A Little ... Calf! (1932)

Children are given calves to look after to interest them in...

100 TO 1 ... 25 TO 1 ... 100 TO 1!

100 To 1 ... 25 To 1 ... 100 To 1! (1932)

Outsiders come in 1st, 2nd and 3rd in the race for the...

FOR NEXT YEAR'S BOAT RACE

For Next Year's Boat Race (1932)

Rowers from Cambridge University compete for the chance to face Oxford...