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DUTCH SHIPYARD WORKERS

Dutch Shipyard Workers (1971)

Workers walk to and from work in the Netherlands.

SHIPBUILDING BOOM - CLYDE YARDS ON FULL TIME

Shipbuilding Boom - Clyde Yards On Full Time (1938)

Shipbuilding on the River Clyde and a...

SHIPYARD DEMONSTRATION

Shipyard Demonstration (1955)

Police use tear gas to disperse demonstration in Nantes shipyards.

HOVERCRAFT GOES AHEAD

Hovercraft Goes Ahead (1961)

A new development in hovercraft design is tested out in Dumbarton.

NEW DOCK GATES FOR LE HARVE AND DIEPPE

New Dock Gates For Le Harve And Dieppe (1946)

New dock gates under construction in Scotland for Le...

PRESIDENT SUKARNO VISITS LEGHORN SHIPYARDS

President Sukarno Visits Leghorn Shipyards (1956)

President Ahmed Sukarno of Indonesia visits...

SHIPYARD STRIKE IN HAMBURG

Shipyard Strike In Hamburg (1955)

Idle ships in dock, workers queuing and receiving their last week's...

JOHN BROWN'S SHIPYARD

John Brown's Shipyard (1971)

Various people are seen about their work in the John Brown Shipyard in...

Ocean Liner Launched

Ocean Liner Launched (1917)

Footage of large liner being launched.

AMERICAN NEW PIRATE CHASER

American New Pirate Chaser (1914-1919)

Ship building in progress. America.

SISTER SHIP TO THE QUEEN MARY

Sister Ship To The Queen Mary (1938)

A look at the 'Queen Elizabeth', larger sister ship of the 'Queen...

SOUTHAMPTON

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

Footage of the launching of a new...

PROF. PICCARD TESTS BATHYSPHERE - DIVING OFF CAPRI aka PICCARO

Prof. Piccard Tests Bathysphere - Diving Off Capri AKA Piccaro (1953)

Professor Piccard tests...

"Cease Work! ... On Giant Cunarder"!! (1930-1931)

Exterior shots of John Browns shipyard where a giant...

GIANT CRANE STARTS WORK

Giant Crane Starts Work (1960)

Huge transportable gib crane capable of hoisting 100 tons put through...

OAK SHIPS

Oak Ships (1949)

Good footage of a large oak fishing vessel under construction at Rock Channel shipyard.

DUKE OF KENT ON THE CLYDE

Duke Of Kent On The Clyde

Duke of Kent on a visit to a Glasgow shipyard.

POLISH CHILDREN FROM SHIPYARDS SPEND HOLIDAY BY LAKE

Polish Children From Shipyards Spend Holiday By Lake (1949)

Children outside washing their faces,...

STRIKES & WALKOUTS IN FRANCE DURING 24 HOUR TRANSPORT STRIKE

Strikes & Walkouts In France During 24 Hour Transport Strike (1957)

Wreath laid on broken fence...

 SHIPBUILDING

Shipbuilding (1949)

Construction of ship "Juan Peron" at Belfast Shipyards, Northern Ireland.

 SHIPBUILDING

Shipbuilding (1949)

Construction of ship "Juan Peron" at Belfast Shipyards, Northern Ireland.

VALIANT'S KEEL LAID BARROW IN FURNESS

Valiant's Keel Laid Barrow In Furness (1962)

Keel of the nuclear submarine Valiant laid at Barrow...

HOVERCRAFT EN ROUTE TO SOUTHAMPTON

Hovercraft En Route To Southampton (1962)

New hovercraft starts her journey to Hampshire from Clyde,...

 FREIGHTER AIRCRAFT BUILT - BELFAST

Freighter Aircraft Built - Belfast (1962)

The world's largest transport aeroplane under...

SEA RANGER - NEW HYDROFOIL

Sea Ranger - New Hydrofoil (1969)

New hydrofoil 'Sea Ranger' lowered into the water at Dartmouth.

CRIPPLED WHALER

Crippled Whaler (1920-1929)

Damaged whaler ship is repaired in dry dock.

A GOAL FOR THE HUNS

A Goal For The Huns (1916)

Propaganda film to boost morale of British shipbuilders during WW1.

Q 4 PROGRESS

Q 4 Progress (1967)

Progress during making a new ship at Clydebank, Scotland.

'SEA QUEST REPLACES 'SEA GEM'

'sea Quest Replaces 'sea Gem' (1966)

New North Sea oil rig 'Sea Quest' is bigger and better then the...

GIANT FLOATING DOCK

Giant Floating Dock (1931)

A section of a huge floating dock, destined for New Zealand, is launched in...

THE BIG THINGS IN LIFE!

The Big Things In Life! (1931)

An ocean liner is painted or repaired. A large earth mover is featured.

SHIPS SHIPS AND MORE SHIPS

Ships Ships And More Ships (1941)

Warships being designed and built - part of drive to recruit more...

THE QUEEN ELIZABETH IN MINIATURE

The Queen Elizabeth In Miniature (1938)

A wax model of the Queen Elizabeth ship is explained by...

US SHIP BUILDING

Us Ship Building (1939)

Footage of merchant ships being built at yard in the United States of America.

BRITAIN'S NEW £6.5M LINER

Britain's New £6.5m Liner (1954)

Various shots of the new Saxonia liner being built in Scotland.

DUM BARTON CASTLE aka DUMBARTON CASTLE

Dum Barton Castle AKA Dumbarton Castle (1937)

A look at historic Dumbarton Castle in Scotland.

SOCKS, SHORTS, SHOES aka BOY ENGINEERS issue title ALL THE LATEST!

Socks, Shorts, Shoes AKA Boy Engineers Issue Title All The Latest! (1942)

Teenage boys work in...

BRITAIN NIPS NIPPON

Britain Nips Nippon (1966)

Giant tankers under construction at Tyneside & Japanese ship building...

Selected originals - QE2 INTO DRY DOCK

Selected Originals - QE2 Into Dry Dock (1968)

Material relating to newsreel story "QE2 Into Dry...

SUBMARINE LAUNCHED

Submarine Launched (1969)

Nuclear submarine HMS Conqueror launched at Birkenhead.

HMS ILLUSTRIOUS LAUNCHED

HMS Illustrious Launched (1939)

The aircraft carrier the HMS 'Illustrious' is launched in Barrow,...

CLYDE HAS 10 YEAR BOOM

Clyde Has 10 Year Boom (1947)

Review of shipbuilding activity of the past 10 years on Clydebank.

DOCK GATES FOR LE HAVRE

Dock Gates For Le Havre (1946)

Dock gates bound for France are launched from Alloa yard. River Forth,...

BRITISH HEAVY INDUSTRY

British Heavy Industry (1947)

Scenes of industrial life in Britain - cuts from 47/22.

CLYDE DEMONSTRATION MARCH

Clyde Demonstration March (1971)

Unemployed shipworkers demonstrate on the streets of Glasgow

BATTLESHIP LAUNCHED IN USA aka AMERICA'S EVER INCREASING ARMY

Battleship Launched In USA AKA America's Ever Increasing Army (1917)

Large destroyer battleship...

KING GEORGE V AND QUEEN MARY AT TYNESIDE

King George V And Queen Mary At Tyneside (1914-1918)

The King and Queen on Tyneside.

KING GEORGE V AND QUEEN MARY AT TYNESIDE

King George V And Queen Mary At Tyneside (1914-1918)

The King and Queen on Tyneside.

AMERICAN PIRATE CHASERS

American Pirate Chasers (1914-1918)

American speed boats in action.

HMS BRITANNIC

HMS Britannic (1914)

White Star passenger liner HMS Britannic under construction at Belfast shipyard.