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THE HARVEST OF THE SEA

The Harvest Of The Sea (1933)

Good footage of the work of fishermen at sea off the coast of Lowestoft,...

"Mr Everyman's Racing Yacht" (1930)

Small dinghies race for the Prince of Wales Cup of Lowestoft.

PRINCE OF WALES CHALLENGE CUP

Prince Of Wales Challenge Cup (1928)

"Avenger" wins Prince of Wales' Challenge Cup in National Dinghy...

110 YEAR OLD WOMAN

110 Year Old Woman (1968)

Ada Roe is 110 years old but still works in her dairy in Lowestoft.

HERRING FAIR

Herring Fair (1957)

Men unloading crates of fish, repairing net, herring fleet at sea, naval officer...

JUBILEE CELEBRATIONS AT LOWESTOFT

Jubilee Celebrations At Lowestoft (1935)

A display by Lowestoft school children in which they form...

HOW KIPPERS LEAVE HOME - AND LOWESTOFT

How Kippers Leave Home - And Lowestoft (1931)

Various stages involved in turning herrings to...

TRAFALGAR DAY

Trafalgar Day (1929)

Trafalgar day is celebrated, Trafalgar Square, London.

END THE STRIKES

End The Strikes (1946)

Herring drifters in East Anglia and workers at Savoy Hotel, London go on strike....

SIR HENRY OPENS HOME aka SIR HENRY HORNE MINISTER OF LABOUR OPENS HOME FOR THE...

Sir Henry Opens Home AKA Sir Henry Horne Minister Of Labour Opens Home For The... (1919)

Brief...

LOWESTOFT - NAVAL DEAD HONOURED

Lowestoft - Naval Dead Honoured (1953)

Sir Rhoderick McGrigor unveils a memorial to 2385 dead of the...

RUIN FACES FISHING INDUSTRY

Ruin Faces Fishing Industry (1959)

Fishermen at work at English ports as officials discuss new...

DUKE OF LOWESTOFT aka THE DUKE AND THE DRIFTERS

Duke Of Lowestoft AKA The Duke And The Drifters (1956)

The Duke of Edinburgh visits Lowestoft.

LATEST IN SOS

Latest In Sos (1966)

New lifeboat launched at Lowestoft.

DOWN TO THE SEA AGAIN

Down To The Sea Again (1945)

Fishing trawlers used as mine sweepers during the war returning to their...

FISHING STRIKE

Fishing Strike (1946)

Footage of fisherman on strike in East Anglia.

HERRING FAIR REVIVED AT GREAT YARMOUTH

Herring Fair Revived At Great Yarmouth (1957)

Men unloading crates of fish, repairing net, herring...

DUKE OF EDINBURGH VISITS BIRDS EYE FROZEN FOOD FACTORY

Duke Of Edinburgh Visits Birds Eye Frozen Food Factory (1960)

Prince Philip visits the Birds Eye...

THE SWINGER

The Swinger (1927)

New swing bridge at Beccles is demonstrated.

HAPPY HOLIDAY-TIME BY THE SEA

Happy Holiday-Time By The Sea (1926)

Scenes of people enjoying the sunshine in various seaside...

NEW SHIP FOR CHANNEL ISLES aka LAUNCHING OF ELK

New Ship For Channel Isles AKA Launching Of Elk (1959)

Lady Warter launches new British Railways...

THE FLEET'S OUT

The Fleet's Out (1964)

Commander-in-Chief Home Fleet salutes ships of the Royal Navy in display in...

SKIS FOR EXPORT

Skis For Export (1961)

Skis are made for export to Switzerland at a factory in Lowestoft, Suffolk.

BROADLY SPEAKING

Broadly Speaking (1931)

Scenic shots of Oulton Broad, a beauty parade or fashion show, a swimming race...

THESE FINNS SEEK FREEDOM

These Finns Seek Freedom (1948)

Finish refugees helped by the people of Lowestoft to escape communism?

TRAWLING

Trawling (1940-1949)

Educational film showing all the processes involved in trawling for fish.

DOG'S SAFETY SCHOOL

Dog's Safety School (1959)

Dogs learn road safety at their weekly instructional class.

SHIP LAUNCHING

Ship Launching (1959)

Traditional ship launching ceremony held in Lowestoft.

A GIANT AM I

A Giant Am I (1924)

Various shots of the Avro-Napier long-range Bomber and aerial views from the plane.

BISHOP ENTHRONED

Bishop Enthroned (1960)

William Launcelot Fleming is installed as Bishop of Norwich. Princess Margaret...

DRIFTING

Drifting (1940-1949)

Education film about fishing off the British coast - mostly East Anglia.

NEW RAF LAUNCH 'SEAL'

New RAF Launch 'seal' (1967)

New RAF launch Seal is named at Lowestoft.

OUT TAKES / CUTS FROM CP 316 - SKIS FOR EXPORT, SLIM JIM and ELIZABETHAN DINNER

Out Takes / Cuts From Cp 316 - Skis For Export, Slim Jim And Elizabethan Dinner (1961)

Out...