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SPEED, SKILL & STRENGTH

Speed, Skill & Strength (1928)

Two teams compete in the Royal Naval Field Gun competition.

BIRTH OF AN ISLAND

Birth Of An Island (1946)

Underwater volcano in Pacific causes island of rock to rise out of sea.

SUBS IN COLD STORAGE

Subs In Cold Storage (1946)

American submarines stored in California.

EXTRA ! XMAS ROUND UP - PENGUINS ON FALKLAND ISLANDS

Extra ! Xmas Round Up - Penguins On Falkland Islands (1969)

Footage of penguins on Falkland...

SOUTH SEA SHOT

South Sea Shot (1968)

LS of sea lapping beach on palm lined South Sea Island.

STATEN ISLAND RUBBISH TIP

Staten Island Rubbish Tip (1972)

Footage of a large rubbish tip.

 GERMAN BOATMEN

German Boatmen (1930-1939)

German lifeboat men at work out on the high seas.

RUBBISH TIP STATEN ISLAND

Rubbish Tip Staten Island (1972)

Lorries emptying rubbish at land fill site.

A HOUSE BY AIR

A House By Air (1961)

Footage of helicopter flying pieces of a house to be built on Easdale Island....

THE PHILIPPINE'S BOAT RACE

The Philippine's Boat Race (1928)

Fast paddling in this boat race in Manila, Philippine Islands.

AUSTRALIAN SEAL ISLAND - PHILLIP ISLAND

Australian Seal Island - Phillip Island (1938)

An item showing a colony of seals off Phillip Island...

130 MILES AN HOUR HURRICANE

130 Miles An Hour Hurricane (1926)

Bad weather causes death and destruction in Bahamas.

DALKEY ACQUIRES A MONARCH

Dalkey Acquires A Monarch (1934)

King of Dalkey Island is crowned - Alderman Thomas Kelly.

WAR ORPHANS FIND REFUGE

War Orphans Find Refuge (1951)

Korean war orphans find refuge at Cheju island, also called Orphan...

VIRGIN ISLANDS

Virgin Islands (1956)

US frogmen go underwater fishing with spear guns.

CHINESE NATIONALIST TROOPS DEFEND QUEMOY ISLAND aka CHINESE NATIONALIST DEFEND...

Chinese Nationalist Troops Defend Quemoy Island AKA Chinese Nationalist Defend... (1955)

Various...

NEWSMEN ARE FLOWN INTO QUEMOY

Newsmen Are Flown Into Quemoy (1958)

Newsmen arrive in Quemoy, people seek shelter, Chinese...

SHETLAND PONIES

Shetland Ponies (1973)

Shots of Shetland ponies grazing in field

PENGUINS COME ASHORE TO LAY EGGS aka PENGUINS

Penguins Come Ashore To Lay Eggs AKA Penguins (1964)

At night, penguins leave the sea to file up...

RUSSIA'S OIL DRILLING AT SEA

Russia's Oil Drilling At Sea (1967)

The Soviet Union drills for oil on Duvanny island

TROPICAL ISLAND

Tropical Island (1965)

Static single shot of a tropical beach with palm trees.

GIANT CATAMARAN

Giant Catamaran (1966)

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

WRECK OFF HOLY ISLAND

Wreck Off Holy Island (1935)

An item showing the coastal steamer "Grosvenor" which ran aground in heavy...

SANCTUARY

Sanctuary (1934)

Nice footage of the Mutton bird and the Bluefeather on Mutton island, off the coast of...

"Gooney!' (1938)

Gooney birds at an American sanctuary on Midway Island in the Western Pacific.

OFF TO DEVIL'S ISLAND

Off To Devil's Island (1928)

Hundreds of convicts board a prison ship, bound for Devil's Island in the...

HOLY ISLAND PILGRIMAGE

Holy Island Pilgrimage (1938)

People go on a pilgrimage to the priory on Holy Island off the coast of...

ADMIRAL SIR DOVETON STURDEE

Admiral Sir Doveton Sturdee (1925)

Footage of Admiral Sir Doveton Sturdee shown in tribute after his...

ADMIRAL SIR DOVETON STURDEE TINTED

Admiral Sir Doveton Sturdee Tinted (1925)

Footage of Admiral Sir Doveton Sturdee shown in tribute...

ON THE SAME SCENE OF GRACE DARLING'S HEROISM

On The Same Scene Of Grace Darling's Heroism (1925)

The latest lifeboat, 'Milburn', is launched at...

FIRE DESTROYS DUTCH WAREHOUSE

Fire Destroys Dutch Warehouse (1949)

Large Amsterdam warehouses are burned down in big fire.

THE SEABIRDS' HOME

The Seabirds' Home (1935)

Good footage of seabirds who make their home on the rugged Scottish isle of...

TYPHOON SMASHES WAKE ISLAND aka TYPHOON DAMAGE

Typhoon Smashes Wake Island AKA Typhoon Damage (1952)

Scenes of devastation on a Pacific island...

VOLCANO DISCOVERED

Volcano Discovered (1952)

A new active volcano - on San Benedicto Island in the Pacific - is discovered.

JAPAN

Japan (1950)

Emperor Hirohito receives a warm welcome as he tours the Shikoku Islands.

FLOATING OIL RIG

Floating Oil Rig (1957)

Floating oil rig for sea bed drilling is erected at Audorf.

FRENCH A-BLAST

French A-Blast (1966)

French atomic bomb test in Pacific.

PLANE-SAIL TRIMARAN

Plane-Sail Trimaran (1969)

Footage of new type of Trimaran being given trials off Hayling Island.

GANNETS

Gannets (1949)

Footage of Gannets Rock on the Shetland Islands, Scotland.

OYSTER FISHING

Oyster Fishing (1949)

Oyster fishing off Prince Edward Island in Canada.

CRYSTAL PALACE MONSTERS

Crystal Palace Monsters (1950)

Footage of large models of monster or dinosaurs on display in gardens,...

DUTCH FIRE

Dutch Fire (1949)

A big fire causes problems in Amsterdam.

US INVASION OF MINDORO

Us Invasion Of Mindoro (1944)

American invasion on island of Mindoro, Philippines.

MOUNT STROMBOLI ERUPTS

Mount Stromboli Erupts (1950)

The eruption of Mount Stromboli. Lipari Islands.

SOUTH SEA ISLAND BEACH

South Sea Island Beach (1950-1959)

Shot of white sandy beach, blue sea and palm trees - IN COLOUR!!

US NAVY TEST COSMIC RAYS

Us Navy Test Cosmic Rays (1953)

Cosmic rays tested by US navy from USS 'Staten Island'. Arctic.

NEW GLIDING TRAINING BASE INAUGURATED AT JUIST

New Gliding Training Base Inaugurated At Juist (1956)

Newsreel cameraman flies in a two-seater...

CHINESE REFUGEES LIVING ON JUNKS

Chinese Refugees Living On Junks (1956)

Item showing Chinese refugees living on junks. Potoi Island.

AIRMEN PLAY ROBINSON CRUSOE

Airmen Play Robinson Crusoe (1957)

United States airmen undertake survival exercise on Goat Island....

SPACE MONKEY

Space Monkey "Sam" Makes Headlines (1950-1959)

Rocket being fired, capsule lifted out of rough seas onto...