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INTERNATIONAL CAMOGIE

International Camogie (1934)

Ireland beats England in the girls hockey on grass match at Dagenham.

SOUTHEND - FOOTBALL IN THE MUD

Southend - Football In The Mud (1937)

Messy beach football at Southend.

ESSEX MOBILE POLICE IN ACTION

Essex Mobile Police In Action (1938)

Great story where the Essex Police stop an inconsiderate motorist...

THE FIRST OYSTERS

The First Oysters (1927)

The local mayor presides over the rituals of netting the first oysters of the...

GIANT LANDING STAGE FOR LONDON

Giant Landing Stage For London (1928)

A huge landing stage is seen under construction at Tilbury...

SOUTHEND'S UNLUCKY PIER

Southend's Unlucky Pier (1921)

A look at Southend pier after several of its supports have been damaged...

OYSTERS ARE IN

Oysters Are In (1923)

The mayor of Colchester declares Oyster Season open.

AFTER 10 YEARS!  aka AFTER TEN YEARS!

After 10 Years! AKA After Ten Years! (1924)

Delegates from Germany arrive in England to discuss...

SAVED FROM THE DEEP

Saved From The Deep (1925)

Footage of the crew saved at Clacton in Essex and of the rough sea that...

MORE DISARMAMENT

More Disarmament (1930)

A start is made on taking obsolete guns to be broken up. Shoeburyness, Essex.

THE FIRST OYSTERS

The First Oysters (1925)

The mayor and other officials enjoy the first oysters of the season in...

JOINED TREES

Joined Trees (1938)

Trees with branches growing as one.

REACTOR ON TOW

Reactor On Tow (1959)

New heat exchanger arrives at Bradwell Nuclear Power Station in Essex.

FIREFIGHTING

Firefighting (1969)

Demonstration of new aircraft fire fighting techniques. Stanstead

ELEPHANT WASHER

Elephant Washer (1951)

A baby elephant is given a shower in an Essex carwash.

UNEXPLODED BOMB

Unexploded Bomb (1949)

Good footage of unexploded bomb being dealt with by sappers at Dagenham.

SUGAR BEET HARVEST

Sugar Beet Harvest (1948)

Sugar beet harvest in Essex.

COLCHESTER

Colchester (1970-1979)

Various shots of buildings in the centre of Colchester, Essex.

ELEPHANT WASHER

Elephant Washer (1951)

A baby elephant is given a shower in an Essex carwash.

EPPING ARABS

Epping Arabs (1964)

A Bedouin family comes to England and camps out in Epping Forest which seems to cause...

CHARITY GOLF AT ROMFORD

Charity Golf At Romford (1936)

Charity game of golf between team of international women golfers and...

GRAYS ESSEX - SAILOR SPORTS

Grays Essex - Sailor Sports (1937)

Navy cadets having fun at their sports day.

TATTOO REHEARSAL

Tattoo Rehearsal (1929)

Rehearsal for military Tattoo in Colchester, Essex.

PRAYERS FOR VICTORY

Prayers For Victory (1922)

Southend football team attend church service.

LESSONS WE DO LIKE

Lessons We Do Like (1926)

Bristol Philanthropist pays for school boys to go on a trip abroad.

COUPON-FREE PETROL BRINGS MILES QUEUE

Coupon-Free Petrol Brings Miles Queue (1949)

An Essex garage sells a new product to mix with petrol...

SEA ANGLING FESTIVAL SEASON

Sea Angling Festival Season (1920)

A item showing people fishing off Southend Pier - sadly no-one has...

YACHTING AT BURNHAM ON CROUCH

Yachting At Burnham On Crouch (1919)

Yachts race on the River at Burnham-on-Crouch.

CARNIVAL!

Carnival! (1957)

Famous annual carnival at Southend.

FIRE! BIGGEST SINCE BLITZ

Fire! Biggest Since Blitz (1959)

Massive fires blaze in shops on Ilford High Road; aftermath looks like...

FOAM BEATS PLANE FIRES

Foam Beats Plane Fires (1964)

Firemen show new way of putting out plane fires - using chemical foam.

ANGLING CONTEST

Angling Contest (1969)

Opening boat angling festival in Southend, Essex.

FIRE FOAM DEMONSTRATION

Fire Foam Demonstration (1969)

Demonstration of new type of firefighting foam in Basildon, London.

H.M.S. NELSON AT SOUTHEND

HMS Nelson At Southend (1945)

H.M.S. Nelson moored off Southend, Essex.

LIVE EELS

Live Eels (1950)

Eel fishing in Maldon, Essex.

RUSSIAN SAILORS CONCERT

Russian Sailors Concert (1956)

Sailors singing & accomp'd by accordions, solo by Russian 'Its a long...

GOING DOWN!

Going Down! (1930-1939)

A diver goes underwater to inspect the supports of Southend Pier.

FISHING BY ELECTRICITY

Fishing By Electricity (1956)

A temporary stunning device helps the East Anglian Waterboard keep track...

SWAN CLEANING

Swan Cleaning (1957)

P.D.S.A workers tend for oil stained swans recuperate. Good quality

POLICE INQUIRE INTO RAIL CRASH AT ELM PARK BELIEVED CAUSED BY DELIBERATE...

Police Inquire Into Rail Crash At Elm Park Believed Caused By Deliberate... (1965)

Various...

SOUTHEND PIER

Southend Pier (1972)

Colour shots of the attractions of Southend's very long pier.

EMIGRANTS - TILBURY

Emigrants - Tilbury (1970-1979)

People wave goodbye to their families from a ship as they leave to move...

ROYAL SIGNALS MOTORBIKE DISPLAY

Royal Signals Motorbike Display (1962)

A look at the exciting stunts performed by the Royal Signals...

SCRAMBLING KIDS

Scrambling Kids (1962)

Two youngsters try out motorbikes at a scramble course at Grays, in Essex

ELECTRIC ENGRAVING ARTIST

Electric Engraving Artist (1965)

Artist who uses electric engraver to draw biblical paintings,...

GIANT CATAMARAN

Giant Catamaran (1966)

The world's biggest Catamaran, the 30 ton Tsulamaran, is prepared for launch at...

SEASON'S FIRST YACHT RACING

Season's First Yacht Racing (1932)

Yacht racing scenes from Harwich.

100,000 PEOPLE SEE SOUTHEND'S CARNIVAL

100,000 People See Southend's Carnival (1930)

Crowds come out to see the floats in the Southend...

RELAY RACE THROUGH ILFORD NEWS IN A NUTSHELL

Relay Race Through Ilford News In A Nutshell (1935)

Relay race around streets of Ilford, won by...

YACHTING SEASON OPENS

Yachting Season Opens (1931)

Southend on Sea sees the opening of the Yachting season.