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40 TON FORGING

40 Ton Forging (1922)

Footage of forging machine in Halesowen, West Midlands.

NEW BLACKSMITH SHOP

New Blacksmith Shop (1895)

Classic early film, "New Blacksmith Shop", by Thomas Edison.

HORSE SHOES aka HORSESHOES

Horse Shoes AKA Horseshoes (1943)

A look at the work of village blacksmith Arthur Booth. Near...

NO SPREADING CHESTNUT TREE

No Spreading Chestnut Tree (1946)

Mobile blacksmith in a Hertfordshire village.

THE FORGE - A CLASSROOM FILM

The Forge - A Classroom Film (1940-1949)

Educational film showing work in a forge.

ORIGINAL PRINT - EDISON KINETOSCOPE

Original Print - Edison Kinetoscope (1895)

Early silent film - "New Blacksmith Shop" - by Thomas...

BELLS!

Bells! (1938)

New bells are cast at a Verona forge in Italy.

MARINES GO IN

Marines Go In (1962)

American Marines land in Thailand.

BOY BLACKSMITH

Boy Blacksmith (1949)

4 year old David Stapleton helps out his blacksmith father in Abbotsham, Devon.

GAS GUN

Gas Gun (1962)

A look at a gas gun which is used in industry to cut through sheets of steel.

MOCKING MASS PRODUCTION

Mocking Mass Production (1968)

Silver cutlery is made by the seven members of the London Hand-Forged...

KING ALPHONSO

King Alphonso (1928)

King Alphonso of Spain looks around the Darlington Forge Company Works.

WHITEHALL FORGE

Whitehall Forge (1951)

Footage of the work done by a Whitehall forge restoring iron screens at Hampton...

TWO FORMER PRESIDENTS MAKE NEWS

Two Former Presidents Make News (1958)

Hoover honoured at Valley Forge and Truman rallies Democrats.

NATIONAL SCOUT CAMP NEAR WASHINGTON

National Scout Camp Near Washington (1964)

Scout jamboree highlights American heritage and cultural...

NAVY SECRETARY LOOKS THINGS OVER

Navy Secretary Looks Things Over (1959)

Secretary of the Navy William B Franke with fleet in...

4TH BOY SCOUT JAMBOREE IN USA

4th Boy Scout Jamboree In USA (1957)

The Fourth Boy Scout jamboree is held in Valley Forge,...

CUTS / OUT TAKES FROM CP 700 - CRAZES, LEOPARD ON A LEAD and MOCKING MASS...

Cuts / Out Takes From Cp 700 - Crazes, Leopard On A Lead And Mocking Mass... (1968)

Out...

BOY ORDNANCE TRAINEES issue title RIGHT TURN

Boy Ordnance Trainees Issue Title Right Turn (1941)

Boys at Army Technical School, preparing for...

CORSE ECLAIRE TIRAGE  Reel 2

Corse Eclaire Tirage Reel 2 (1930-1939)

Promotional film for a company called Fortef - shows how they...

CORSE ECLAIRE TIRAGE  Reel 3

Corse Eclaire Tirage Reel 3 (1930-1939)

Promotional film for a company called Fortef - shows how they...

THE EVOLUTION OF THE FILM - PART 1

The Evolution Of The Film - Part 1 (1928)

Early optical machines are described - unfortunately most...

VALLEY FORGE aka PARIS

Valley Forge AKA Paris (1950)

Boy Scouts attend Jamboree in USA and British girl Sea Rangers sail into...

TANKER TORN APART BY RAGING SEAS

Tanker Torn Apart By Raging Seas (1960)

Tanker 'Pine Ridge' capsized off Cape Hatteras, North...

SAFE TESTING

Safe Testing (1958)

A quality control test to see how much punishment a safe can withstand.

LEEDS OF YESTERDAY

Leeds Of Yesterday (1958)

A recreation of 18th and 19th century life at the Abbey House Museum in...

OUT TAKES / CUTS FROM CP 379 - reel 1 OF 2 - ARMY DARTS TEAM aka 1,000,001 DARTS...

Out Takes / Cuts From Cp 379 - Reel 1 Of 2 - Army Darts Team AKA 1,000,001 Darts... (1962)

Out...

DESIGN FOR WORK - reel 2

Design For Work - Reel 2 (1958)

Promotional film for Austin lorries and vans - includes footage of...

DESIGN FOR WORK - reel 1

Design For Work - Reel 1 (1958)

Promotional film for Austin lorries and vans - includes footage of...

STOCKHOLM STORY

Stockholm Story (1950-1959)

Lovely artistic documentary showing life in Stockholm, Sweden.

WESTWARD HO!

Westward Ho! (1961)

Lovely travelogue showing the pleasures that await holidaymakers in Devon, Cornwall...