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 TRAFFIC LIGHTS

Traffic Lights (1954)

Traffic lights changing - location of events unknown.

T.V. LIGHTING TESTS

T.V. Lighting Tests (1948)

Lights tested at public meeting.

NEON SIGNS

Neon Signs (1964)

How neon signs are made and some in situ at Piccadilly Circus.

SPECIAL ! LIGHTS EXHIBITION

Special ! Lights Exhibition (1970)

Latest technological advances and designs in lamps and lights at...

LIGHT FANTASTIC

Light Fantastic (1968)

Architect Mike Leonard demonstrates a psychedelic light show for our wonder and...

COLOURS OF THE BATTALIONS COLOURS OF THE 15 TH & 16 TH BATTALIONS OF THE H.L.I....

Colours Of The Battalions Colours Of The 15 Th & 16 Th Battalions Of The H.L.I.... (1922)

Footage...

THE NEW LIGHTS OF LONDON

The New Lights Of London (1926)

First electric traffic lights installed at Piccadilly.

STOP-ACTION PICTURES - HUNGARY

Stop-Action Pictures - Hungary (1965)

Demonstration of photographing fast action shots.

WEST LONDON COMPUTER TRAFFIC CONTROL

West London Computer Traffic Control (1967)

Computer traffic control in London.

LIGHT

Light (1941)

This item explores properties of light.

ELECTRIC LIGHT BULBS

Electric Light Bulbs (1960)

Electric light bulbs being made at the Osram factory in Wembley, Middlesex.

70,000 VEHICLES DAILY AND NOT ONE TRAFFIC POLICEMAN!

70,000 Vehicles Daily And Not One Traffic Policeman! (1933)

A new system of traffic lights is...

TRAFFIC LIGHTS FOR LONDON PEDESTRIANS

Traffic Lights For London Pedestrians (1935)

A new traffic signal enables pedestrians to cross in...

CANADIANS NEW COLOURS

Canadians New Colours (1941)

Queen Elizabeth presents new Colours to the Canadian Saskatoon Light...

WORST HILL IN ENGLAND.

Worst Hill In England. (1923)

Motorcycle riders try to negotiate a winding gravel hill in Bradford for...

BATTERIES issue title - LET'S SEE

Batteries Issue Title - Let's See (1940)

Item showing how batteries work and how to make your own.

LIGHT TOWER

Light Tower (1969)

Royal Sovereign Light Tower is floated into position off Newhaven.

ULTRA CLOSE UPS

Ultra Close Ups (1951)

Footage of quiz item, ordinary items are magnified a thousand times. London.

SOMERSET REGT.

Somerset Regt. (1948)

Men of the Somerset Regiment pay their last farewells in India.

SPEAKING TRAFFIC SIGNALS

Speaking Traffic Signals (1949)

Speaking traffic signals demonstrated in Hayes, Middlesex.

 KOYLI LEAVE SINGAPORE

Koyli Leave Singapore (1950)

King's Own Yorkshire Light Infantry leaves Singapore with families on...

 PRINCESS MARGARET PRESENTS NEW COLOURS TO HLI

Princess Margaret Presents New Colours To Hli (1955)

Princess Margaret presents colours to the...

MOTORISTS CAUGHT BY THE CAMERA IN HOLLAND

Motorists Caught By The Camera In Holland (1966)

Camera attached to traffic lights to take...

LIGHT PATTERNS - Colour

Light Patterns - Colour (1969)

Various lights, chandeliers and lamps on display - colour.

BUOYS REPAIRING

Buoys Repairing (1918)

Footage of Buoys being repaired at sea.

 US SEARCHLIGHT TOWED IN POSITION

Us Searchlight Towed In Position (1914-1918)

American soldiers demonstrate search light on crane.

MAID AT WORK

Maid At Work (1914-1918)

Excerpt from from stage play ?

OSRAM FACTORY

Osram Factory (1914-1918)

Footage of the Osram factory in Wembley.

WORKERS LEAVE OSRAM FACTORY

Workers Leave Osram Factory (1914-1918)

Footage of workers leaving Osram factory. London.

WOMEN WORKERS - OSRAM

Women Workers - Osram (1914-1918)

Footage of woman workers at Osram bulb factory in Wembley.

FIRE DRILL AT FACTORY

Fire Drill At Factory (1914-1918)

Footage of the fire drill in progress at factory. London

WORKERS - OSRAM FACTORY

Workers - Osram Factory (1914-1918)

Good footage of women working in Osram factory. London.

GIRL WORKERS - OSRAM FACTORY

Girl Workers - Osram Factory (1914-1930)

Good item showing girls at work in Osram Lamps factory.

DELIVERY VEHICLES LEAVE OSRAM

Delivery Vehicles Leave Osram (1914-1930)

Delivery vehicles drive out of Osram Lamps factory in London.

FACTORY WORKERS

Factory Workers (1910-1920)

People working at the Osram factory in London.

A HERO OF A BYGONE DAY

A Hero Of A Bygone Day (1916)

Funeral of Sergeant James Mustard, who rode in the Charge of the Light...

LIGHTSHIPS

Lightships (1910-1919)

Footage of crew at work on lightship at sea.

NEW ROMNEY RAILWAY

New Romney Railway (1966)

A steam railway one third of life-size is takes children for a ride in the...

THAILAND COMES TO SUSSEX

Thailand Comes To Sussex (1968)

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

THE CITY AND SUBURBAN HANDICAP AT EPSOM

The City And Suburban Handicap At Epsom (1934)

Light Sussex wins the City & Suburban race at Epsom.

TRAFFIC LIGHTS - ROBOT SYSTEM PICCADILLY CIRCUS

Traffic Lights - Robot System Piccadilly Circus (1937)

Minister of Transport inaugurates first set...

IN CHURCH'S SAFE KEEPING & CUTS

In Church's Safe Keeping & Cuts (1926)

Memorial parade and service for 5th Battalion Duke of...

LAUNCH OF THE SS ISOLA

Launch Of The SS Isola (1928)

The SS Isola is launched from the Dublin Dockyard; it was built for the...

THREE ARTS BALL

Three Arts Ball (1921)

A new lighting set enables Pathe to show the dancers inside at the Three Arts Ball...

TROOPSHIP 'ETTRICK' LEAVES SOUTHAMPTON ON MAIDEN VOYAGE

Troopship 'ettrick' Leaves Southampton On Maiden Voyage (1939)

British soldiers board the...

EGYPT - UNION JACK IS STRUCK

Egypt - Union Jack Is Struck (1946)

Egyptian troops take over from the Highland Light Infantry at the...

PEOPLE IN THE NEWS aka INVERNESSHIRE

People In The News AKA Invernesshire (1949)

Princess Margaret visits troops of the Highland Light...

FAREWELL TO INDIA - 1ST BATTALION SOMERSET LIGHT INFANTRY LEAVE INDIA

Farewell To India - 1st Battalion Somerset Light Infantry Leave India (1948)

Last British...

THE LIGHT BLUES

The Light Blues (1921)

The Cambridge team practise their rowing skills.

THE QUEEN WITH THE K.O.Y.L.I's

The Queen With The K.O.Y.L.I's (1951)

Queen Elizabeth visits the King's Own Yorkshire Light Infantry.