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WHAT WONDERS WILL YOU SHOW ME NEXT?

What Wonders Will You Show Me Next? (1928)

King Amanullah of Afghanistan is visits the Royal Ordnance...

WAR MINISTER VISITS NOTTINGHAM ORDNANCE FACTORY

War Minister Visits Nottingham Ordnance Factory (1939)

The War Minister Mr Hore Belisha visits the...

 KING WITH INVASION TROOPS

King With Invasion Troops (1940)

King George VI and Monty inspect troops in Holland.

BOY ORDNANCE TRAINEES issue title RIGHT TURN

Boy Ordnance Trainees Issue Title Right Turn (1941)

Boys at Army Technical School, preparing for...

SUPPLIES FOR OUR ARMIES

Supplies For Our Armies (1942)

Item detailing the cost of hundreds of army supplies at a Royal Ordnance...

ARMY EQUIPMENT TESTING

Army Equipment Testing (1948)

Soldiers walk back and forth in the mud to test army boots at Chatham.

TA MARCH PAST AND VEHICLES

TA March Past And Vehicles (1948)

Lord Tedder inspects Territorial Army in Ealing, London.

GIRL TERRIERS HAVE HOLIDAYS WITH A BANG

Girl Terriers Have Holidays With A Bang (1949)

Women of the Royal Army Corps have a day out blowing...

AERIAL SURVEY

Aerial Survey (1949)

Aerial photographs taken of London are used to make detailed ordnance survey map.

ROYAL ARMY ORDNANCE CORPS

Royal Army Ordnance Corps (1950)

Short film encouraging young men to join the Royal Army Ordnance...

ARMY CUP FINAL FOOTBALL

Army Cup Final Football (1950)

King George VI and Queen Elizabeth watch army football final at...

ORDNANCE FACTORY CARDIFF

Ordnance Factory Cardiff (1951)

Shots of guns, armoured cars etc. being made and assembled at Ordnance...

TOURNAMENT TOY SOLDIERS

Tournament Toy Soldiers (1952)

Boys of the Royal Army Ordnance School practice for the Royal...

BANNISTER SETS NEW RECORD

Bannister Sets New Record (1953)

At the amateur athletic championship at White City stadium, Bannister...

BOY SOLDIERS

Boy Soldiers (1953)

Boys of the Royal Army Ordnance Corps Training School put on a toy soldier tattoo.

ELECTRONIC BRAIN aka SMARTEST BRAIN JOINS THE NAVY

Electronic Brain AKA Smartest Brain Joins The Navy (1954)

US Naval Ordnance Research Calculator...

WHO'LL GO TO MOON aka THE ROCKET STORY

Who'll Go To Moon AKA The Rocket Story (1959)

Head of American Space Agency, Dr Glennan, visits...

MAP MAKING

Map Making (1961)

This film shows the processes involved in producing Ordnance Survey Maps.