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TASMANIAN LIGHTHOUSE

Tasmanian Lighthouse (1933)

Sweet film about the solitude of those who man a Tasmanian Lighthouse.

TRAILER-PUMP CONTEST

Trailer-Pump Contest (1941)

Firefighters take part in a trailer pump contest in Cape Town, South Africa....

SUBMARINE ON THE ROCKS

Submarine On The Rocks (1930)

The submarine L-1 gets stranded on the rocks at Cape Cornwall after...

GRAIN DESTROYED - CAPE TOWN

Grain Destroyed - Cape Town (1938)

A pipe bursts in a grain elevator and workers try to save the wheat...

SOUTH AFRICAN CHILDREN WELCOME YOUNG EVACUEES

South African Children Welcome Young Evacuees (1940)

South African children give a warm welcome to...

NATURES BLACKOUT ECLIPSE issue title - LIGHTS PLEASE !

Natures Blackout Eclipse Issue Title - Lights Please ! (1940)

Footage of a total eclipse in Cape...

ATHLETICS

Athletics (1941)

The men from the Physical Training Corps exercise in formation. Cape Town, South Africa....

MOTORBIKES

Motorbikes (1944)

Motorcyclists perform stunts ready for cavalcade in Cape Town, South Africa.

LATEST ROCKET ENDS IN FAILURE

Latest Rocket Ends In Failure (1960-1969)

Explosive end for rocket test with monkey

AMERICAN NEW ANTI-SUBMARINE MISSILE

American New Anti-Submarine Missile (1963)

'Subroc' launched.

OIL FROM A KILLER!  aka KILLER SHARKS

Oil From A Killer! AKA Killer Sharks (1940-1949)

Film showing how vitamin oil is obtained from liver of...

THE AMAZING JUDY  aka SCOTS TERRIER HAS TEN PUPPIES

The Amazing Judy AKA Scots Terrier Has Ten Puppies (1940-1949)

Nice footage of a Scots Terrier who...

APOLLO TRAGEDY INQUIRY

Apollo Tragedy Inquiry (1967)

Apollo tragedy inquiry at Cape Kennedy, USA.

GRAPE HARVEST aka SOUTH AFRICAN GRAPE HARVEST

Grape Harvest AKA South African Grape Harvest (1962)

South African vineyards provide grapes for the...

TABLE MOUNTAIN RAILWAY

Table Mountain Railway (1964)

A trip by cable car to the top of Table Mountain gives us an incredibly...

IN A SUMMER FOG

In A Summer Fog (1933)

Shots of the French liner ship 'Nicholas Paquet' after it had sunk off Tangiers.

AGE LIMIT FOR CARS

Age Limit For Cars (1936)

South African authorities say old bangers cause too many accidents - all old...

LABOURING AROUND LABRADOR

Labouring Around Labrador (1932)

A look at the coastline of Cape Mugford, Labrador.

COASTING ABOUT CAPETOWN

Coasting About Capetown (1933)

Good aerial footage of Cape Town and surrounding areas, South Africa.

THE BEACON OF HELP

The Beacon Of Help (1935)

The Table Bay lighthouse at Cape Town, South Africa.

A PIPE STORY FROM CAPE TOWN / CAPETOWN

A Pipe Story From Cape Town / Capetown (1931)

A large pipe is moved in Cape Town.

A ROOF TOP LAUNCH!

A Roof Top Launch! (1940)

A new boat is lowered from a rooftop shipyard to the street below in Cape...

SPRINGBOKS HOME FROM MADAGASCAR

Springboks Home From Madagascar (1943)

South African soldiers returning home from Madagascar.

HORSE RACE IN SOUTH AFRICA

Horse Race In South Africa (1938)

Asbestos II wins the Metropolitan Handicap (horse race) at Cape...

SOUTH AFRICA OPENING PARLIAMENT

South Africa Opening Parliament (1938)

Governor General of South Africa, Sir Patrick Duncan, opens...

MERCURY SEAPLANE ARRIVES - CAPE TOWN

Mercury Seaplane Arrives - Cape Town (1938)

The seaplane 'Mercury' lands at Table Bay in Cape Town...

TABLE BAY aka BIG FIRE IN CAPETOWN DOCKS

Table Bay AKA Big Fire In Capetown Docks (1939)

Footage of warehouse blaze in Cape Town, South...

VIOLENT STORM LASHES CAPE Dublin issue

Violent Storm Lashes Cape Dublin Issue (1942)

Floods and severe gales at Cape Town, South Africa.

CHARITY GYMKHANA Dublin issue

Charity Gymkhana Dublin Issue (1942)

Plenty of car stunts by Kid Kavanagh and others at a charity...

ENGLAND - CAPETOWN RECORD

England - Capetown Record (1939)

Alex Henshaw claims new England to Capetown record.

OLD-TIME REGATTA Dublin issue

Old-Time Regatta Dublin Issue (1942)

Small regatta to celebrate the anniversary of the Cape Town Yacht...

SOUTH AFRICA'S AIR GUARD GIRLS

South Africa's Air Guard Girls (1939)

Footage of the South African women's Air Guard at work in Cape...

ITALIAN STEAMER SEIZED

Italian Steamer Seized (1940)

Shots of an Italian cargo ship captured in Cape Town.

MONSTER SOUTH AFRICAN PETITION

Monster South African Petition (1940)

Jan Smuts accepts thousands of signatures to the 'Peace Through...

HOLLAND FIGHTS ON

Holland Fights On (1940)

Dutch sailors receive a warm welcome when they dock in Cape Town, South Africa.

HALF WAY TO AUSTRALIA

Half Way To Australia (1940)

British evacuees stop off in Cape Town on their way to safety in...

CRANBERRY PICKING

Cranberry Picking (1930)

Men and women at work in Cranberry fields in the United States of America.

FRANCE STRIKES IT RICH

France Strikes It Rich (1957)

French engineers in Equatorial Africa are making a new contribution to...

PORPOISES

Porpoises (1937)

A school of porpoises swim near the coast in Table Bay, South Africa.

MOUNTAIN CYCLING issue title - THIS WAY PLEASE

Mountain Cycling Issue Title - This Way Please (1937)

Young South African cyclists ride to the top...

CHAIN SAW issue title is HERE'S HOW

Chain Saw Issue Title Is Here's How (1937)

An early type of chain saw is demonstrated in forests near...

NATIVE CARNIVAL

Native Carnival (1931)

Colourful Carnival in South Africa.

KIDS PT aka COLOURED CHILDREN P.T. issue title - KEEP SMILING

Kids PT AKA Coloured Children P.T. Issue Title - Keep Smiling (1940)

South African children...

SA NAVAL BOYS

Sa Naval Boys (1942)

South African naval reservists train at a base near the Cape.

SOUTH AFRICAN CHILDREN issue title - FOR GOODNESS SAKE !

South African Children Issue Title - For Goodness Sake ! (1943)

First aid lessons in Cape Town,...

22 TIMES IN ORBIT

22 Times In Orbit (1963)

US astronaut Gordon Cooper successfully returns from his 22nd orbit flight.

PENGUIN ISLAND issue title is PATHE PICTORIAL LOOKS AT LONELINESS

Penguin Island Issue Title Is Pathe Pictorial Looks At Loneliness (1947)

Dadden island, off...

THE GREAT TREK

The Great Trek (1939)

Footage of Boers celebrating the centenary of the Boers movement northwards in...

MISS ATTLEE

Miss Attlee (1946)

The sister of the Prime Minister looks after children in South Africa.

ROYAL TOUR 1946 / 1947 aka CREW OF VANGUARD ON TABLE MOUNTAIN

Royal Tour 1946 / 1947 AKA Crew Of Vanguard On Table Mountain (1947)

Crew of 'Vanguard' have a...