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SAVED FROM THE SEA

Saved From The Sea (1943)

Merchant sailors being adrift for a month finally saved by Belgian destroyer.

THE 'SAN FRATERNO' SHIP

The 'san Fraterno' Ship (1910-1911)

Shots of the ship 'San Fraterno'.

STILL EAGER FOR A FIGHT

Still Eager For A Fight (1941)

Armed merchant cruiser 'Carnarvon Castle' arrives at Montevideo harbour...

MERCHANT MEN ARM AGAINST PIRATE MENACE

Merchant Men Arm Against Pirate Menace (1939)

Footage of large Merchant ship being fitted with an...

SPOILS OF WAR

Spoils Of War (1939)

Footage of French Contraband officers boarding merchant ship on the Mediterranean.

U-BOAT KILLER

U-Boat Killer (1943)

Trials are made to use Sikorsky helicopters as U-boat killers.

VICHY CONVOY CAPTURED

Vichy Convoy Captured (1942)

Vichy French merchant ships carrying supplies to the Germans are captured...

PRINCESS ELIZABETH OPENS SAILORS HOME

Princess Elizabeth Opens Sailors Home (1944)

Princess Elizabeth opens the Merchant Seamen's Home in...

VICTIMS OF NAZI RUTHLESSNESS

Victims Of Nazi Ruthlessness (1940)

A reception centre is set up for seamen whose ships are sunk by...

EVER SEEN A HOUSE MOVE?

Ever Seen A House Move? (1961)

A 14th Century House is lifted up and moved along the road from its...

COAL FOR FRANCE

Coal For France (1948)

Britain resumes coal exports to France.

CONVOY AT SEA

Convoy At Sea (1941)

Good shots of a Convoy at sea in the Atlantic in fairly heavy seas.

ERNEST BEVIN AT MERCHANT NAVY CLUB

Ernest Bevin At Merchant Navy Club (1942)

Politicians and military officials meet at Merchant Navy...

CORONATION OF THE MERCHANT NAVY QUEEN

Coronation Of The Merchant Navy Queen (1943)

Queen of Merchant Navy crowned at Islington.

SPITFIRES AND SHIPS

Spitfires And Ships (1944)

Aerial shots of ships at sea as Spitfires and Mosquitos fly over coast.

SEAMEN ON LEAVE IN LONDON

Seamen On Leave In London (1940)

Merchant seamen spend their leave in London.

PARIS MARKET LES HALLES

Paris Market Les Halles (1920)

Good shots of busy food market, Les Halles, in Paris.

A WRITING PHENOMENON!

A Writing Phenomenon! (1935)

18-year-old John Bowd writes different things with both hands...

THAT OTHER WAR

That Other War (1941)

Japanese army marches through China, heading South for Singapore.

ON BOARD THE DOMINION MONARCH aka WALLSEND

On Board The Dominion Monarch AKA Wallsend (1939)

Footage of the large merchant ship the Dominion...

US SHIP BUILDING

Us Ship Building (1939)

Footage of merchant ships being built at yard in the United States of America.

PERILS OF THE SEA

Perils Of The Sea (1939)

Neutral merchant ships remain in Swedish docks due to threat of U-boat attack,...

OH - THIS SPRING WEATHER

Oh - This Spring Weather (1926)

Sudden drop in temperature causes fleet of merchant ships to become...

NAVAL INTELLIGENCE

Naval Intelligence (1940)

Various items covering the activities of the Royal Navy - both at sea and on...

PATHE GAZETTE SPECIAL - SHELLS ACROSS THE CHANNEL

Pathe Gazette Special - Shells Across The Channel (1940)

Germans use long range guns to shoot at...

U-BOAT ATTACKED

U-Boat Attacked (1940)

A German submarine attacked by depth charges from a Polish destroyer protecting a...

LEARNING SELF PROTECTION

Learning Self Protection (1940)

Dutch merchant seamen are trained in the use of anti-aircraft guns.

WORKSHOP IN CHAPEL

Workshop In Chapel (1937)

An unusual building on the South Coast houses a coal merchants and a Methodist...

CYRIL JENKINS

Cyril Jenkins (1938)

Cyril Jenkins goods checker and character actor.

THIS ART IS FISHY

This Art Is Fishy (1963)

Fishmongers' art exhibition at Billingsgate Fish Market, London.

CONVOY AT SEA

Convoy At Sea

Quick shots of General Wavell and long shots of a Merchant Convoy at sea.

ENGLAND V INDIA TEST CRICKET

England V India Test Cricket (1946)

Second Test Cricket Match at Manchester - England versus India.

TEST MATCH AT MANCHESTER

Test Match At Manchester (1946)

Second Test Cricket Match at Manchester - England versus India.

KING HONOURS MERCHANT SERVICE HEROES AT GLASGOW

King Honours Merchant Service Heroes At Glasgow (1914-1918)

King George V attends merchant servicemen...

AVENGE CAPTAIN FRYATT

Avenge Captain Fryatt (1916-1918)

Rally demanding reprisals for Captain Fryatt.

SIR THOMAS LIPTON

Sir Thomas Lipton (1910)

Industrialist Sir Thomas Lipton has his photograph taken by the sea.

SHIP LAUNCHED BY A TYPIST on sleeve as SHIP LAUNCHES

Ship Launched By A Typist On Sleeve As Ship Launches (1941)

Shipbuilder's typist launches ship +...

NAVY REPELS ATTACK ON CONVOY

Navy Repels Attack On Convoy (1941)

Royal Navy ships fend off enemy aircraft attack to let convoy of...

BELFAST - RMS ANDES

Belfast - Rms Andes (1939)

Footage of the launch of the RMS Andes in Belfast, Northern Ireland.

US LINERS SUBSIDISED

Us Liners Subsidised (1939)

Footage of the ships of the former Dollar Steamship Line, San Francisco,...

WITH THE NAVY - DOVER

With The Navy - Dover (1939)

Footage of warships of the Dover Patrol at wok in the English Channel.

ROYAL NAVY ON CONVOY

Royal Navy On Convoy (1940)

The Royal Navy defend a convoy of British merchant ships from aerial attack.

SONS OF THE SEA

Sons Of The Sea (1935)

Young boys in training for the Merchant Fleet at a training school in Poplar,...

AIR ATTACK ON DOVER HARBOUR

Air Attack On Dover Harbour

Dog fights over the English Channel and Scrapheap of smashed German...

MARTINIQUE TROUBLE SPOT

Martinique Trouble Spot (1942)

Ships of the French navy are interned and the USS Blakely calls in for...

SHIPS AT SEA

Ships At Sea (1944)

Item showing gun grew in training before serving on ship. Africa.

CAPTAIN FRYATT AT ST. PAUL'S

Captain Fryatt At St. Paul's (1914-1918)

Funeral of Merchant Captain Fryatt, captured by Germans.

UNITED NATIONS DAY PARADE

United Nations Day Parade (1943)

United Nations Day parade in London.

U.S. SEIZES AXIS SHIPS

U.S. Seizes Axis Ships (1941)

US coast guards seize German and Italian cargo ships and intern the...

THE CONVOY GOT THROUGH

The Convoy Got Through (1941)

Good footage of battle at sea as warships protect merchant convoy from...