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250,000 PEOPLE

250,000 People (1934)

Masses of people gather to see, and walk through, the world's greatest tunnel.

NEW MAURETANIA  BEING BUILT AT BIRKENHEAD MAURITANIA

New Mauretania Being Built At Birkenhead Mauritania (1937)

Old liner 'Mauretania' continues to...

LIVERPOOL

Liverpool "Beware Other Items Share This Title" (1939)

Footage of the Mauretania in Liverpool,...

WORK PROCEEDS ON LIVERPOOL CATHEDRAL LNER

Work Proceeds On Liverpool Cathedral Lner (1938)

Work in progress on the Catholic cathedral in...

SPRING CLEANING ELEPHANTS AT LIVERPOOL ZOO

Spring Cleaning Elephants At Liverpool Zoo (1938)

An elephant is cleaned by a man with a broom.

FIRST INTERNATIONAL OF THE SEASON

First International Of The Season (1926)

International football between England and Ireland: we see...

NERVES OF STEEL & CUTS

Nerves Of Steel & Cuts (1926)

Impressive views of Liverpool taken from top of half built Holt Building.

HER HOME TOWN

Her Home Town (1926)

The ocean liner - the Mauretania - docking in Liverpool.

NEW PROPELLERS FOR THE

New Propellers For The "Mauritania" (1927)

Men at work on the huge propellers in the shipyards at...

LIVERPOOL POLICE INSPECTION

Liverpool Police Inspection (1927)

A display by Liverpool Police, including some on horse back.

FIRST TRAM TO RUN IN BRITAIN

First Tram To Run In Britain (1927)

Trams through the years at Jubilee celebrations.

THE AUSSIES WIN aka AUSTRALIA BEAT LANCASHIRE

The Aussies Win AKA Australia Beat Lancashire (1921)

Australia and Lancashire prepare to play rugby...

MAURETANIA NEARS COMPLETION AT BIRKENHEAD

Mauretania Nears Completion At Birkenhead (1938)

Men work on the final stages of the building of...

LIVERPOOL POLICE BOXING aka LIVERPOOL POLICE

Liverpool Police Boxing AKA Liverpool Police (1922)

Police boxing competition, Liverpool,...

CHESHIRE V LANCS aka A FINE FAST GAME

Cheshire V Lancs AKA A Fine Fast Game (1922)

Rugby match between Cheshire and Lancashire,...

THE GAS PERIL LIVERPOOL

The Gas Peril Liverpool (1923)

A gas explosion results in loss of life and total destruction of three...

MOVING THE NEW MAURETANIA AT LIVERPOOL

Moving The New Mauretania At Liverpool (1938)

The ship 'Mauretania' is moved into its new berth at...

NEW MACHINERY FOR MAURETANIA

New Machinery For Mauretania (1938)

Two 65 ton condensers are hoisted onto the ship 'Mauretania' at...

300,000 WORSHIPPERS

300,000 Worshippers (1929)

The Centenary of Roman Catholic Emancipation is celebrated by a crowd of...

OTHER TRAMWAYS - PLEASE NOTE!

Other Tramways - Please Note! (1925)

Post boxes are attached to the front of the trams in Liverpool to...

OTHER TRAMWAYS - PLEASE NOTE! YELLOW TINT

Other Tramways - Please Note! Yellow Tint (1925)

Post boxes are attached to the front of the trams...

THE CITY IS PROUD OF YOU

The City Is Proud Of You (1925)

Policemen attend ceremony to receive awards for gallantry and long...

GETTING FIT

Getting Fit (1925)

Everton Football Club in training. Liverpool.

BIRKENHEAD PARK

Birkenhead Park (1926)

Rugby match between Birkenhead Park and Sale.

LIVERPOOL'S £2,000,000 DOCK BLAZE

Liverpool's £2,000,000 Dock Blaze (1949)

A rubber fire in Liverpool docks causes serious damage.

BREAKDOWN SERVICE

Breakdown Service (1964)

A new fork lift breakdown truck is brought in to ease problems in the Mersey...

SHIPYARD

Shipyard (1935)

Shots of half-built ship in dry dock at large shipyard, possibly in Liverpool.

AFTERMATH OF FIRE IN STORE

Aftermath Of Fire In Store (1960)

Fire fighters working as the fire destroys store in Liverpool.

NEW VITTORIA DOCK

New Vittoria Dock (1966)

New Victoria dock opened at Birkenhead, Merseyside.

AUSTRALIA'S TEST TEAM

Australia's Test Team (1926)

Shots of the Australian cricket team leaving on liner Montrose.

SOUTHPORT

Southport (1936)

Donkey Derby on Southport Beach.

SCHOOL FLOOR COLLAPSES

School Floor Collapses (1934)

A school floor in Liverpool collapses in tragic circumstances.

CHIMPS HOLIDAY

Chimps Holiday (1951)

Chimpanzees playing in back garden.

LIVERPOOL STUDENTS

Liverpool Students (1936)

Medical students from Liverpool hold their rag. Merseyside.

PLACING A HUNDRED TON GIRDER IN PLACE AT SPEKE, NR. LIVERPOOL

Placing A Hundred Ton Girder In Place At Speke, Nr. Liverpool (1938)

A huge girder is guided...

CUTS / OUT TAKES for CHURCH CONGRESS OPENS in G 1335

Cuts / Out Takes For Church Congress Opens In G 1335 (1926)

Cuts (out takes, rushes) for CHURCH...

ALAS POOR SISTER JANE

Alas Poor Sister Jane (1927)

Students stage a mock funeral in the streets of Liverpool for their...

A TROJAN TASK

A Trojan Task (1927)

Bridge sections are moved into place at Birkenhead.

FAST ON THE MERSEY

Fast On The Mersey (1927)

A grounded liner, the 'Lochmonar' on the Mersey.

MR AMERY

Mr Amery (1928)

Colonial Secretary Mr LS Amery is seen briefly on board ship as he returns from a 50,000...

LADY MAYORESS OF LIVERPOOL

Lady Mayoress Of Liverpool (1928)

The Lady Mayoress of Liverpool, Margaret Bevan, reviews the city's...

WONDERFUL NEW FIRE ESCAPE

Wonderful New Fire Escape (1928)

A new ladder is tested out by the fire brigade. Birkenhead,...

RECORD WIN IN GOLF FINAL

Record Win In Golf Final (1921)

Big crowds turn out to see Hunter defeat Graham in the amateur golf...

MAIDEN VOYAGE OF SYTHIA

Maiden Voyage Of Sythia (1921)

The 20,000 ton Cunard liner "Sythia" prepares for its maiden voyage in...

DINKY CARS

Dinky Cars (1967)

Dinky toys add Pathe News camera car to their collection. Liverpool, Merseyside.

DIVERTING A RIVER

Diverting A River (1929)

Workmen dynamite parts of Blundellsands to create new channel for River Alt,...

FOOTBALL CROWDS AT ANFIELD - 1970s FOOTAGE

Football Crowds At Anfield - 1970s Footage (1970-1979)

Shots of the fans of Liverpool football club...

GOLF BALL MANUFACTURE

Golf Ball Manufacture (1966)

Golf balls are manufactured in a factory and thoroughly tested to ensure...

A VETERANS TRIUMPH

A Veterans Triumph (1933)

Hon Michael Scott wins golfing amateur championship - at 55.

WONDERFUL NEW BRIDGE

Wonderful New Bridge (1931)

A new bridge is opened in Birkenhead - steam engines cross over.