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LIKE A GIANT

Like A Giant "Meccano" (1933)

More work on the wonderful new Bridge over the River Tees.

ARCTIC EUROPE

Arctic Europe (1933)

Ships break the ice on a frozen river in Germany.

AN ENGINEERING RECORD

An Engineering Record (1931)

A new bridge is moved into place in Glaisdale after flood washed away the...

BOON TO MOTORISTS

Boon To Motorists (1936)

A new road bridge is under construction over the Forth at Kincardine, Scotland....

BOAT RACE EXCITEMENT

Boat Race Excitement (1935)

A Mediaeval boat race with a twist that takes place on the River Arno.

"Majestic With Her Swelling Sails" (1931)

Sailing barges race on the River Thames.

INTERNATIONAL MOTOR BOAT RACE ON THE SEINE

International Motor Boat Race On The Seine (1937)

Speedboat race on Seine in the centre of Paris.

THE WATER WALKER

The Water Walker (1934)

Footage of a new invention being demonstrated of water waders with lifebelt...

600 GALLONS A MINUTE

600 Gallons A Minute (1943)

Firemen displays at the Brisbane River and in Sydney.

FLOOD PERIL BUSINESS AS USUAL

Flood Peril Business As Usual (1928)

The river Thames comes dangerously close to the top of the river...

THE BARGEES'

The Bargees' "Cowes" (1928)

Sailing barges race on the Thames Estuary at Gravesend.

RESTOCKING THE THAMES

Restocking The Thames (1920)

Fish are netted in reservoirs and transported to the River Thames.

ON THE CAM

On The Cam (1921)

The Cambridge eight prepare to practise for the University Boat Race.

DOGGETTS RACE ON THE THAMES

Doggetts Race On The Thames (1921)

Men row down the river Thames in a competition for Doggett's coat...

COWES ON THAMES

Cowes On Thames (1923)

Various shots of people yachting on the Thames at Bourne End.

HULL - NOTTINGHAM BY RIVER

Hull - Nottingham By River (1924)

Tom Walsh, M.P., inspects new locks between Hull and Nottingham.

GLORIOUS FOURTH OF JUNE TINTED

Glorious Fourth Of June Tinted (1925)

Eton's carnival ends with rowers in straw boaters and uniforms...

MORE POWER FOR FRANCE

More Power For France (1946)

Dam across River Cere will provide electricity for France's population.

DUKE OF YORK TROPHY aka DUKE OF YORK TROPHEY

Duke Of York Trophy AKA Duke Of York Trophey (1925)

Motorboats compete for the Duke of York's...

NEW BRIDGE FOR ROME

New Bridge For Rome (1939)

Footage of the construction of the a new bridge to be built in Rome, Italy.

PIEDMONT aka NEWS FROM ALL OVER

Piedmont AKA News From All Over (1949)

The River Po breaks its banks and floods surrounding villages.

THAMES TUNNEL HALVES MEET

Thames Tunnel Halves Meet (1959)

Construction of Dartford Tunnel - Kent and Essex ends of tunnel meets.

EELS issue title is LOOK OUT

Eels Issue Title Is Look Out (1943)

Eels caught in River Severn are placed in other rivers to breed -...

HOLY GANGES

Holy Ganges (1955)

Hindu pilgrims flock in thousands to the river Ganges for the traditional bathing...

BIG RIVER DIVERSION

Big River Diversion (1964)

The South Saskatchewan River is being diverted and a large lake created in...

JUMBO BARGE

Jumbo Barge (1968)

The 1000 ton barge 'Meridian' sails up river Thames. London.

DIVERTING A RIVER

Diverting A River (1929)

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

WHERE THERE'S A WHEEL

Where There's A Wheel (1943)

British soldiers having fun on leave in Egypt.

ROMA aka ROME UNDER SNOW

Roma AKA Rome Under Snow (1932)

Street scenes of Rome as the snow falls.

GERMAN CANOE RACING

German Canoe Racing (1938)

Hitler Youth members on a canoe race on the River Wiese.

U.S. TROOPS CROSS SEINE

U.S. Troops Cross Seine (1944)

U.S. troops cross the river Seine in small rowing boats. France.

REPAIRING ROOF OF COLOGNE CATHEDRAL

Repairing Roof Of Cologne Cathedral (1946)

Workers repair roof of Cologne cathedral. Germany.

CANADIAN LOGGING

Canadian Logging (1947)

Good footage of logs being transported to a pulp mill in Canada.

CLEARING THE RIVER RHINE

Clearing The River Rhine (1947)

Debris is cleared from the Rhine in Germany.

FIRST SPAN OF NEW HAWKESBURY BRIDGE

First Span Of New Hawkesbury Bridge (1945)

First span of a new bridge across Hawkesbury river is...

FLOODS IN ENGLAND

Floods In England (1947)

Various shots of flooded areas in England.

CANOE RACING

Canoe Racing (1947)

Canoeists race on the river Dunajec, Poland.

EXPEDITION TO MONGOLIA

Expedition To Mongolia (1929)

1920's footage of expedition moving through Mongolia and Tibet.

RUBBER DUMP FIRE

Rubber Dump Fire (1959)

Blazing rubber dump in Tottenham quelled by fire-fighters

SHIPBUILDING BOOM

Shipbuilding Boom (1938)

Shipbuilding on the River Clyde and workers, glad to be in employment again.

 TROOPS BUILD BRIDGE ACROSS RIVER ARNO

Troops Build Bridge Across River Arno (1962)

Engineers of the Italian army build a quick bridge...

AUSTRALIA'S NEW TASMAN BRIDGE

Australia's New Tasman Bridge (1964)

A new bridge is opened over the Derwent River in Hobart,...

RIVER SCENES

River Scenes (1963)

Boats and fishing on a nice English river.

RIVER POLICE BOAT

River Police Boat (1962)

River police boat speeds towards the camera on the Thames.

CAMBRIDGE UNIVERSITY

Cambridge University (1962)

Scenes of Cambridge University

NEW BRIDGE IN CZECHOSLOVAKIA.

New Bridge In Czechoslovakia. (1967)

New suspension bridge in Czechoslovakia

PRESIDENTIAL PALACE -  ARGENTINA

Presidential Palace - Argentina (1966)

Shots of various homes on the banks of river in Buenos Aires.

 NORFOLK BROADS

Norfolk Broads (1970-1979)

Various travelling shots from boat on the Norfolk Broads.

WATERMAN'S REGATTA

Waterman's Regatta (1917)

Waterman's Regatta circa 1917.

SMALL BOATS - NAVAL LADS BRIGADE

Small Boats - Naval Lads Brigade (1917)

Footage of seas cadets in large rowing boats on river.