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CHINA CLAY

China Clay (1964)

Clay is extracted from man-made pits then turned into powder in St Austell.

FROM PIT TO OLYMPIA

From Pit To Olympia (1931)

Pit ponies are brought out of the mines to be shown at the International...

PIT PONIES - CARDIFF

Pit Ponies - Cardiff (1938)

Pit ponies are allowed to gambol across a field before being taken to a Pit...

PITMAN'S DERBY

Pitman's Derby (1925)

Pit ponies are ridden bareback at Pitmen's Derby in Thorpe, Yorkshire.

PIT PONY RACES

Pit Pony Races (1927)

Lads from the Yorkshire pits race their ponies.

MARKHAM PIT DISASTER

Markham Pit Disaster (1938)

People wait for news of relatives after an explosion at Markham Pit.

PIT PONIES

Pit Ponies (1972)

Various shots of pit ponies and homing pigeons.

 CAR RACE AT BROOKLANDS

Car Race At Brooklands (1928)

Motor racing at Brooklands race track in Surrey.

THE FINEST IN THE COUNTRY

The Finest In The Country (1933)

New pithead baths are opened at coal mine in Ebbw Vale in Wales.

KING OF SPAIN IN A COAL MINE

King Of Spain In A Coal Mine (1929)

King Alphonso XIII of Spain visits Seaham Harbour Colliery. ...

DOGS - WHITE CITY  aka 4,824 DOGS

Dogs - White City AKA 4,824 Dogs (1924)

Some of the dogs and owners at the White City Dog Show.

CHINA CLAY

China Clay (1948)

China clay is obtained from the Little Treviscoe Pit near St Austell in Cornwall.

WHITEHAVEN MINE DISASTER

Whitehaven Mine Disaster (1947)

Rescue workers at mine where explosion has trapped 107 miners....

MARL PIT ON ST PETER'S MOUNTAIN

Marl Pit On St Peter's Mountain (1950-1959)

Item showing marl pit on St Peter's mountain. Limburg, Holland...

STRIKE SNAPS 1-3

Strike Snaps 1-3 (1926)

More repercussions on British life of the General Strike.

Aberfan slag heap buries school

Aberfan Slag Heap Buries School (1966)

SAFETY STRAP GARDENERS aka HANGING GARDENERS

Safety Strap Gardeners AKA Hanging Gardeners (1959)

To tend to a garden situated on the edge of a...

KING AND QUEEN AT ROYAL SHOW

King And Queen At Royal Show (1939)

The King and Queen attend the Royal Show in Berkshire.

PYRAMIDS OF CORNWALL - A WEST CARCLAZE* STUDY

Pyramids Of Cornwall - A West Carclaze* Study (1929)

Thorough depiction of the processes involved...

CRESSWELL PIT DISASTER

Cresswell Pit Disaster (1950)

Aftermath of coal mine disaster in Nottinghamshire, Philip Noel-Baker...

Saddam Capture

Saddam Capture (2003)

Start of UK general strike

Start Of UK General Strike (1926)

EDWARD VIII PRINCE AND KING PART 9

Edward VIII Prince And King Part 9 (1936)

A look back at Prince Edward's tours of various cities of...

Olympic Games Shooting and Athletics - Shooting, Men's Decathalon and Triple...

Olympic Games Shooting And Athletics - Shooting, Men's Decathalon And Triple... (1960)

1960...

BRITAIN BY JOVE - PROGRAMME 1 - Part 1

Britain By Jove - Programme 1 - Part 1 (1960-1969)

Travelogue with dummy Lord Charles and Ray Alan covers...

THOROUGHBRED   HERE'S TO THE HORSE  - reel 1

Thoroughbred Here's To The Horse - Reel 1 (1940-1949)

Documentary all about horses - working horses,...

NEWS IN A NUTSHELL

News In A Nutshell (1935)

The wreckage of "Sky Chief", the Kentucky Derby, Jubilee Celebrations in...