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FRANCE FROM DOVER

France From Dover

NG shots of French coast - camera lens is v. dirty.

THE PARIS TO LONDON FLIGHT

The Paris To London Flight (1910)

M Moisant flies from France to Kent.

CANTERBURY CATHEDRAL

Canterbury Cathedral (1940)

Shots of Canterbury Cathedral.

CANTERBURY CATHEDRAL

Canterbury Cathedral (1948)

Canterbury Cathedral.

ANTI-FROST MEASURES IN ORCHARDS aka FRUIT FARMER V JACK FROST

Anti-Frost Measures In Orchards AKA Fruit Farmer V Jack Frost (1949)

Burners ignited at...

FOLKESTONE TOWER TRANSPORTED TO DUCHESS

Folkestone Tower Transported To Duchess (1961)

Folkestone Tower in Kent is to be transported to...

 EXT. CATHEDRAL AND COUNTRY SCENES

Ext. Cathedral And Country Scenes (1920-1929)

Various exterior shots of large Cathedral, possibly...

HOP FIELDS

Hop Fields (1970)

Various shots of men and women hop picking

GRAVESEND AND DOCKS

Gravesend And Docks (1969)

Men overalls move sacks with 'Ciment Fondu' on the side and are hoisted onto...

RAMSGATE HARBOUR

Ramsgate Harbour (1965)

Various shots of Ramsgate and the harbour.

FIREMEN'S COLLEGE

Firemen's College (1966)

Boys of a Firemen's College as they go out and practise firemen's duties in the...

KNOLE HOUSE

Knole House (1970-1979)

Various shots of Knole House - a large and old looking Country House.

WELL PLAYED EVERYBODY

Well Played Everybody (1929)

English cricket team return victorious from Australia.

HOP PICKING

Hop Picking (1970)

Various shots of hop pickers

Cricket Players Walking from Pavilion

Cricket Players Walking From Pavilion (1920-1929)

Kent and Surrey cricketers walk on to pitch.

ROUGH SEAS

Rough Seas (1948)

Bad weather on Kent coast - cuts from story in 48/11.

CLIFFS REPAIRED

Cliffs Repaired (1968)

Repairs are carried out on the white cliffs of Dover to counter effects of...

BLOW-UP CAR ARTIST

Blow-Up Car Artist (1969)

Miss Trixie Kent, London stripper, blows up cars and remodels the pieces....

TRAIN CRASH AT PADDOCK WOOD

Train Crash At Paddock Wood (1961)

Train crash at Paddock Wood, Kent.

BOWLING MACHINE

Bowling Machine (1964)

England cricketer Colin Cowdrey practises in his garden with the help of his...

AYLESFORD FRIARS

Aylesford Friars (1967)

Carmelite monks in Aylesford make pottery utensils in their monastery.

A BUMPER CROP

A Bumper Crop (1933)

Great footage of families picking hops in the annual harvest in Kent.

HOPPING HOLIDAY Beware - other items share this title

Hopping Holiday Beware - Other Items Share This Title (1934)

East Londoners go to countryside for...

OYSTERS ARRIVE

Oysters Arrive (1934)

Lovely girls help oyster fishermen to catch and sample the first oysters of the...

SIR KINGSLEY WOOD AMONGST THE HOPPERS NEWS IN A NUTSHELL

Sir Kingsley Wood Amongst The Hoppers News In A Nutshell (1935)

Minister for health, Kingsley...

ROYAL MARINES

Royal Marines (1936)

The Royal Marines practise formation routines on gymnasium equipment for the Royal...

GRAVESEND aka WEST INDIES CRICKET XI

Gravesend AKA West Indies Cricket Xi (1939)

West Indian team play charity match in Gravesend, Kent.

GALA DAMAGE AT MARGATE

Gala Damage At Margate (1938)

Brief shots of a wrecked pier and debris on the sea front at Margate...

HEAT HAZE COLLISION

Heat Haze Collision (1926)

Heat haze causes Russian ship to collide with British ship, just off Dover.

MR. PICKWICK

Mr. Pickwick (1927)

Marvellous reconstruction of Dickension times with a coach and Victorian costumes.

SWEDEN'S LATEST SUBMARINES

Sweden's Latest Submarines (1927)

Swedish submarine at Dover.

THE GALE'S PRANK

The Gale's Prank (1928)

The trawler, "Paramount", is thrown against the harbour pier at Ramsgate, one...

THE BARGEES'

The Bargees' "Cowes" (1928)

Sailing barges race on the Thames Estuary at Gravesend.

THE CHANNEL NEXT YEAR

The Channel Next Year (1928)

Joan Brunton, aged 11, swims from Dover to Deal in under 3 hours.

BRAVO JOAN!

Bravo Joan! (1928)

11 year old Joan Brunton is presented with a Cup for swimming 11 miles from Dover to...

LAUNCHING OF ADMIRAL VERNON

Launching Of Admiral Vernon (1920)

The ship, the Admiral Vernon, slides into the sea on its side in an...

HIGH AND DRY

High And Dry (1921)

The Swedish Schooner "Kaleva" is stuck on the shore at Deal in Kent as the result of...

A DR GRACE IN PETTICOATS

A Dr Grace In Petticoats (1922)

Miss Muriel Maxted playing cricket in Ashford, Kent.

OUR FUTURE JACK TARS

Our Future Jack Tars (1922)

Sailors give acrobatic performance on the 'Arethusa' at Greenhithe, Kent.

MR WILLIAM HENRY JUBB aka THE MAN WHO WAS ENGLAND

Mr William Henry Jubb AKA The Man Who Was England (1922)

Footage of the hero of the German liner...

FROM MAIDSTONE TO MADRID aka  FROM MAINDSTONE TO MADRID

From Maidstone To Madrid AKA From Maindstone To Madrid (1922)

British built buses are exported...

LAST MOMENTS OF FAMOUS BATTLESHIP

Last Moments Of Famous Battleship (1923)

The battleship "Orion" is broken up at a yard in...

2ND TIME NOT SO LUCKY

2nd Time Not So Lucky (1924)

Gillingham's toddler mascot fails to bring them luck when they lose to...

STEAMERS COLLIDE

Steamers Collide (1924)

A collision causes a massive hole in the side of a ship.

COAL COLLIER WRECKED OFF MARGATE

Coal Collier Wrecked Off Margate (1939)

Footage of people collecting coal from a grounded tanker on...

BABY PLANE TRIALS

Baby Plane Trials (1924)

Demonstrations of a light weight plane with folding wings.

IN THE WAKE OF THE STORM aka IN THE WAKE OF THE GREAT TEMPEST

In The Wake Of The Storm AKA In The Wake Of The Great Tempest (1929)

Footage of the "Frida",...

SEE THE CONQUERING HERO-INE COMES

See The Conquering Hero-Ine Comes (1930)

Champion golfer Diana Fishwick receives warm welcome and...

A GRACEFUL SPORT

A Graceful Sport (1925)

Women of all ages compete in the ladies archery tournament in Tunbridge Wells.

DREADNOUGHT OF THE UNDER SEAS

Dreadnought Of The Under Seas (1925)

The X.1. submarine leaves Chatham in Kent, good shots as it sails...