• 1890
  • 1900
  • 1910
  • 1920
  • 1930
  • 1940
  • 1950
  • 1960
  • 1970
  • 1980
  • 1990
  • 2000
  • 2011
SHELLS BURSTING

Shells Bursting (1944)

Shells bursting at unknown location.

FLAME THROWERS ETC.

Flame Throwers Etc. (1945)

An exercise using flame throwers is carried out across a river.

 SCOTTISH TOWN VIEW

Scottish Town View (1962)

Unknown Scottish Town with a river running through it.

SEVERN BORE

Severn Bore (1949)

People come out to witness the River Severn Bore, a wave which causes the river to...

RIVER POLICE

River Police (1949)

A re-enactment of a recent crime shows effectiveness of River Police on the Thames.

FLOODS IN BREMEN - GERMANY

Floods In Bremen - Germany (1947)

River Weser breaks loose to flood city of Bremen, Germany.

OUT TAKES / CUTS FROM CP 295 - ROWING RACE FAMILY

Out Takes / Cuts From Cp 295 - Rowing Race Family (1960)

Out takes (rushes, cuts) for story...

FRANCE

France (1937)

Unknown item in which French people donate the money on river bank - possibly Paris.

HINDU'S HOLY RIVER

Hindu's Holy River (1937)

Masses of Hindu pilgrims coming to river Ganges to bade in its Holy water.

EMSLAND - LAND RECLAMATION

Emsland - Land Reclamation (1937)

German troops working on land reclamation at Emsland.

DOWN BY THE RIVERSIDE - A NOVELTY BOAT FOR EVE

Down By The Riverside - A Novelty Boat For Eve (1928)

Short segment of film showing woman picking...

LOGS

Logs (1929)

Timber being transported by water.

WASHING DAY!

Washing Day! (1935)

Peasant women do their washing in the River Mondago, Portugal.

THE SKY HOME OF THE KESTREL

The Sky Home Of The Kestrel (1938)

A kestrel is seen perched on rocks overlooking the River Danube.

CHINESE SUPPLY LINE

Chinese Supply Line (1945)

American military supplies travel slowly upstream to reach Chinese fighters.

CUTS / OUT TAKES for A BIRD'S EYE VIEW OF THE LIFFEY from G 1323

Cuts / Out Takes For A Bird's Eye View Of The Liffey From G 1323 (1926)

Cuts (out takes,...

LONDON'S FLOOD PERIL

London's Flood Peril (1928)

Men work to reinforce the wall of the River Thames as the water rises to...

CRANE LIFTS RECORD HEIGHT

Crane Lifts Record Height (1920)

A 160 ton bridge is lifted by a mammoth floating crane - breaking a...

LONDON'S LATEST FIRE FLOAT aka 4,000 GALLONS A MINUTE

London's Latest Fire Float AKA 4,000 Gallons A Minute (1922)

London's latest fire float in...

BLASTING ICE IN CENTRAL FRANCE

Blasting Ice In Central France (1939)

Footage of French army blowing up ice on the River Louvre,...

FRANCE BUILDS DAM NEW DAM ON RIVER RHONE

France Builds Dam New Dam On River Rhone (1939)

Footage of new dam over the Rhone river under...

THE DANUBE FROZEN

The Danube Frozen (1939)

Footage of the River Danube frozen - Central Europe.

MILE CHAMPIONSHIPS IN WALES

Mile Championships In Wales (1925)

The Mile swimming championships take place in the River Neath in...

THE SEVERN BORE

The Severn Bore (1939)

Good footage of the Severn Bore phenomenon.

JAPANESE WATER SPORTS

Japanese Water Sports (1940)

The Japanese enjoy swimming, diving and angling.

CANOES RIDE RAPIDS

Canoes Ride Rapids (1959)

German canoeists ride the rapids of the Rur River.

GOOD FOR TRAVEL - NEW MINI HYDROFOIL

Good For Travel - New Mini Hydrofoil (1966)

High speed mini hydrofoil tested on the river Thames.

PUNTING

Punting (1946)

Punting might be harder then it looks - shows this little film.

LOGGING IN GERMANY

Logging In Germany (1938)

Good shots of logs being moved by river.

SNOW BATHING IN CZECHOSLOVAKIA

Snow Bathing In Czechoslovakia (1947)

Two madcap Czechs go for a swim in icy water.

BLOWING UP ICE ON DANUBE

Blowing Up Ice On Danube (1947)

Explosives break up the frozen river Danube.

BOAT RACE

Boat Race (1946)

Footage of the Cambridge bumping race.

 RIVER CROSSING

River Crossing (1940)

LS of anti-aircraft fire in sky across river.

BARGE FOLK

Barge Folk (1920-1929)

Investigation of living on barges from the simple to the ostentatious.

 EXT. CATHEDRAL AND COUNTRY SCENES

Ext. Cathedral And Country Scenes (1920-1929)

Various exterior shots of large Cathedral, possibly...

CANOE SLALOM

Canoe Slalom (1956)

Canoe slalom in progress on Ruhr with canoes capsizing.

HELICOPTER AT WORK

Helicopter At Work (1957)

Electric cables are transported across the River Rhine by helicopter. Germany....

HIPPOPOTAMUS POOL

Hippopotamus Pool (1950-1959)

Various shots of hippopotamuses in water and on land.

SWANS AND CYGNETS

Swans And Cygnets (1969)

Riverside footage featuring swans. Good quality throughout.

RIVER SCENES

River Scenes (1971)

Various shots from a boat travelling along on a river in Argentina.

RIVER EXCURSIONS WATERMAN'S

River Excursions Waterman's (1970-1979)

Men in official robes, man holding up a bible, two men in front of...

NATIVE SETTLEMENT SCHOOL

Native Settlement School (1920-1929)

Footage of native settlement school.

NEW TYPE OF STEAM BARGE

New Type Of Steam Barge (1920-1929)

New steam barge demonstrated on river.

ASCOT SUNDAY BOULTER'S LOCK aka BOAT RACES: RIVER SEASON BEGIN

Ascot Sunday Boulter's Lock AKA Boat Races: River Season Begin (1910-1919)

Start of river season:...

RIVER & COUNTRYSIDE

River & Countryside (1920-1929)

Panning shot of wide river in Africa.

FOR THIS YEAR'S BOAT RACE!

For This Year's Boat Race! (1932)

The Cambridge University rowing team in training for the boat race.

CANOE RACE

Canoe Race (1952)

Annual canoe river race in central France.

Selected Originals - CANOE RACE

Selected Originals - Canoe Race (1952)

Material relating to newsreel story 'Canoe Race' - 52/40

ROBERT ASHLEY

Robert Ashley (1938)

Baritone Robert Ashley sings 'Deep Dream River'.

OUT TAKES / CUTS FROM CP 475 - reel 2 OF 2 - BARGE RESTAURANT

Out Takes / Cuts From Cp 475 - Reel 2 Of 2 - Barge Restaurant (1964)

Cuts (rushes, out takes)...