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CRANE LIFTS RECORD HEIGHT

Crane Lifts Record Height (1920)

A 160 ton bridge is lifted by a mammoth floating crane - breaking a...

GERMAN FLOATING DOCK LAUNCHED

German Floating Dock Launched (1920)

Captured German floating dock is launched into the sea with great...

OUT TAKES / CUTS FROM G 1078 - WONDERFUL PILOTING

Out Takes / Cuts From G 1078 - Wonderful Piloting (1924)

Out takes (rushes, cuts, trims) for G...

CARNIVAL THROUGH STREETS

Carnival Through Streets (1920-1929)

Good footage of decorated floats driving past crowds gathered outside...

BALLETS RUSSES - FESTIVAL OF NARCISSUS

Ballets Russes - Festival Of Narcissus (1920-1929)

Ballet on open-air stage in mountainous area followed...

A TROJAN TASK

A Trojan Task (1927)

Bridge sections are moved into place at Birkenhead.

WORLD'S GREATEST TOWING TASK

World's Greatest Towing Task (1931)

A huge floating dock starts its sea journey from Newcastle to New...

SCRAPPED! & CUTS

Scrapped! & Cuts (1926)

Captured German floating dock is sent to breakers yard "because we've now built...

LAUNCHED IN TWO SECTIONS

Launched In Two Sections (1927)

A huge floating dock has been built in Hamburg

U BOAT FLOATING DOCK ARRIVES TO BE BROKEN UP

U Boat Floating Dock Arrives To Be Broken Up (1923)

A 5000 ton U Boat Floating Dock arrives in...

WORLD'S RECORD LIFT

World's Record Lift (1925)

The liner "Majestic" is raised in a floating dock in Southampton.

PORTSMOUTH aka FLOATING DOCK FOR EGYPT

Portsmouth AKA Floating Dock For Egypt (1939)

Footage of a large floating dock in Portsmouth which...

FLOATING DOCK FROM BERMUDA

Floating Dock From Bermuda (1951)

A floating dock completes an Atlantic crossing.

Scout Parade

Scout Parade (1914-1918)

Scouts and floats on parade in city.

VENTNOR CARNIVAL

Ventnor Carnival (1900-1913)

Footage of carnival procession on the Isle of Wight.

FOR THE FIRST TIME SINCE THE WAR - PARADE AND BLACK KNIGHT PAGEANT

For The First Time Since The War - Parade And Black Knight Pageant (1920-1929)

Good footage of...

CARNIVAL - SOUTHEND

Carnival - Southend (1920-1929)

Good footage of carnival queen and decorated floats at Southend-on-Sea.

PAGEANT OF YOUTH

Pageant Of Youth (1920-1929)

Parade and procession of children - carnival atmosphere.

 RELIGIOUS PROCESSION - GERMANY

Religious Procession - Germany (1920-1929)

Religious procession in Munich, Bavaria, Germany.

FLOATING MARKET BOATS

Floating Market Boats (1960-1969)

Fresh produce is sold from on board open boats - probably Thailand.

THE WORLD'S LONGEST TOW

The World's Longest Tow (1932)

A massive floating dock is towed into New Zealand following a journey...

AN 8,500 MILE VOYAGE AT 3 MILES AN HOUR

An 8,500 Mile Voyage At 3 Miles An Hour (1928)

Tugs pull a section of a new floating dock bound for...

GREATEST OF ALL CARNIVALS

Greatest Of All Carnivals (1929)

Large crowd turn out to see spectacular carnival in Nice, France.

OUT TAKES / CUTS / TRIMS FROM G 1078 - WORLD'S LARGEST DOCK

Out Takes / Cuts / Trims From G 1078 - World's Largest Dock (1924)

Out takes (rushes, cuts,...

WONDERFUL PILOTING

Wonderful Piloting (1924)

Tug boats tows an enormous floating dock from Newcastle to Southampton.

FLOATING DOCK

Floating Dock (1938)

The Juliana Floating Dock is towed from Amsterdam out to the North Sea.

TO RAISE THE HINDENBURG

To Raise The Hindenburg (1925)

Huge floating dock sets off from Chatham on its way to Scapa Flow to...

WORLD'S LARGEST FLOATING DOCK

World's Largest Floating Dock (1925)

The world's largest floating dock leaves for Scapa Flow to...

FIRE FLOAT ON TEST

Fire Float On Test (1960)

New B.P. Firemaster fire float is tested out in South Wales.

NEW FIRE FLOAT

New Fire Float (1969)

Bristol fire brigade demonstrate their new fire-float, the Aquanaut, at Avonmouth.

SWEDISH FLOATING DOCK

Swedish Floating Dock (1946)

Footage of floating dock being put into position. Sweden.

GIANT FLOATING DOCK SHIPPED FROM THE BALTIC TO THE BLACK SEA

Giant Floating Dock Shipped From The Baltic To The Black Sea (1961)

Floating dock to be towed...

LUSITANIA PARADE; AMBULANCES;

Lusitania Parade; Ambulances; (1914-1918)

Demonstrations for Red Cross. Ambulances at Charing Cross.

Land Army Girls Parade

Land Army Girls Parade (1914-1918)

Footage of procession of land army girls and at work.

GERMAN FESTIVAL

German Festival (1920-1929)

Children take part in historical pageant in German town.

MEXICAN FLOATING GARDENS

Mexican Floating Gardens (1963)

A look at the sailing boats on the beautiful Xochimilco floating...

THAILAND COMES TO SUSSEX

Thailand Comes To Sussex (1968)

Thai children at the Pestalozzi Children's Village take part in the...

A STRANGE ACCIDENT

A Strange Accident (1932)

Oil tanker 'British Commander' crashed into a bridge Nr. Liverpool.

THE LARGEST MAST EVER MADE

The Largest Mast Ever Made (1931)

A new and huge mast is fitted to King George V's racing yacht...

GIANT FLOATING DOCK

Giant Floating Dock (1931)

A section of a huge floating dock, destined for New Zealand, is launched in...

RHYL'S FIRST CARNIVAL

Rhyl's First Carnival (1929)

The seaside town of Rhyl holds it's first carnival, North Wales.

WORLD'S LARGEST DOCK

World's Largest Dock (1924)

Large floating dock built by Armstrong Whitworth of Newcastle.

GERMAN BATTLESHIP RAISED

German Battleship Raised (1924)

Attempts to salvage battleships off the coast of Scotland.

GERMAN FLOATING DOCK

German Floating Dock (1920)

An enormous German floating dock arrive in Sheerness having surrendered...

LOCO FOR CANADA

Loco For Canada (1967)

A steam locomotive is presented to Canadian railroad museum.

THE RAILWAY QUEEN

The Railway Queen (1929)

Footage of the "Railway Queen" inaugurating railway works conference in Barry,...

Parade at Fete for Military Hospital

Parade At Fete For Military Hospital (1917)

Footage of carnival type parade in Southport in aid of...

Women War Workers' Parade

Women War Workers' Parade (1910-1914)

Footage of women war workers pageant in aid of funds for limb less...

OLD CONTEMPTIBLES MARCH - PART 1

Old Contemptibles March - Part 1 (1918)

Old Contemptibles Military Parade, ca 1918.

'WIN THE WAR' PAGEANT

'win The War' Pageant (1914-1918)

'Win The War' pageant in Birmingham and other wartime parades.