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SUEZ CANAL OPEN AGAIN

Suez Canal Open Again (1955)

Following a tanker collision, the Suez Canal is open again.

 DREDGERS CLEAR SAND FROM SUEZ CANAL

Dredgers Clear Sand From Suez Canal (1957)

Dredgers clearing the sand in the Suez Canal, which...

FOREIGN CORRESPONDENTS INVITED TO SUEZ CANAL

Foreign Correspondents Invited To Suez Canal (1956)

Egypt invites foreign correspondents to its...

 SOVIET BATTLESHIPS SAIL THROUGH SUEZ CANAL

Soviet Battleships Sail Through Suez Canal (1957)

Various shots of Soviet Battleships / warships...

RUINS OF PORT TEWFIK AND SUEZ

Ruins Of Port Tewfik And Suez (1971)

Ruinous aftermath in Port Tewfik and Suez canal areas in Egypt

UNCLE SAM'S HELPING HAND

Uncle Sam's Helping Hand (1942)

Transport vehicles are unloaded at Suez as part of the US Lease Lend to...

THE SUEZ CANAL aka EARLY SHOTS OF TRIP THROUGH SUEZ CANAL

The Suez Canal AKA Early Shots Of Trip Through Suez Canal (1920)

Great film explaining the...

PARTIAL ECLIPSE OF THE SUN - EGYPT

Partial Eclipse Of The Sun - Egypt (1952)

Partial eclipse of the sun over Suez Canal, Egypt.

THE SUEZ CANAL

The Suez Canal (1920)

Good footage showing Suez Canal from ship - duplicate of Film I.D. 2102.15 (UN 1482...

FIRST 20,000 TON TANKERS TO GO THROUGH SUEZ

First 20,000 Ton Tankers To Go Through Suez (1957)

Item showing first 20,000 ton tankers passing...

FIRST BRITISH SHIP PASSES THROUGH SUEZ

First British Ship Passes Through Suez (1957)

First British ship the 'West Breeze' passes through...

BRITISH SHIP 'MALIKA' THROUGH SUEZ CANAL

British Ship 'malika' Through Suez Canal (1957)

British ship 'Malika' sails through Suez Canal along...

RED PILOTS GUIDE SHIPS IN SUEZ CANAL

Red Pilots Guide Ships In Suez Canal (1956)

First Experience for Russian pilots in the Suez Canal,...

AMETHYST  - THROUGH SUEZ - NEARS HOME

Amethyst - Through Suez - Nears Home (1949)

Naval Frigate HMS Amethyst continues her homeward...

IT HAPPENS THERE TOO

It Happens There Too (1956)

Petrol crisis in Cyprus - Britain is not the only one to suffer.

EGYPT: MORE FAMILIES RETURN

Egypt: More Families Return (1951)

British families, evacuated from the Suez Canal zone, arrive home.

EGYPT GRABS SUEZ

Egypt Grabs Suez (1956)

Nasser challenges the West by seizing the £35 million a year Canal Company.

NASSER HOISTS THE FLAG

Nasser Hoists The Flag (1956)

Egypt's leader hoists his country's flag at Port Said, amid tremendous...

PORT SUEZ - OIL REFINERY

Port Suez - Oil Refinery (1967)

Israeli army shells Egyptian oil refinery at Port Suez.

MOSLEM PILGRIMS BACK FROM MECCA

Moslem Pilgrims Back From Mecca (1947)

Muslim pilgrims return home from Mecca to Egypt via the Suez...

GENERAL ROBERTSON AT G.H.Q. CANAL ZONE

General Robertson At G.H.Q. Canal Zone (1952)

General Sir Brian Robertson visits General...

 EGYPTIAN COLOURS HOISTED IN CANAL ZONE

Egyptian Colours Hoisted In Canal Zone (1955)

Colonel Nasser at Suez Canal, he lays foundation...

SALVAGE AND GENERAL SCENES, SUEZ CANAL ENTRANCE

Salvage And General Scenes, Suez Canal Entrance (1956)

Ships are salvaged from around the entrance...

EGYPTIAN POLICE PREPARE TO ENTER PORT SAID - CANAL BRIDGED BY PONTOONS

Egyptian Police Prepare To Enter Port Said - Canal Bridged By Pontoons (1956)

Troops boarding...

HEADLINE HIGHLIGHTS 1956 - SUEZ CANAL CRISIS

Headline Highlights 1956 - Suez Canal Crisis (1956)

Army in attack, firing guns, buildings burning,...

FIRST CONVOY THROUGH SUEZ: NASSER ACCUSES US

First Convoy Through Suez: Nasser Accuses Us (1957)

First convoy of ships go through Suez Canal,...

SUEZ CANAL ZONE DAMAGE

Suez Canal Zone Damage (1971)

The aftermath of fighting around the Suez Canal

FIRST US SHIP THROUGH SUEZ, PAYS TOLL UNDER PROTEST

First Us Ship Through Suez, Pays Toll Under Protest (1957)

The first American ship through the...

FIRST SHIP THROUGH AQABA SINCE TROOP WITHDRAWAL

First Ship Through Aqaba Since Troop Withdrawal (1957)

First ship reaches Israel through Aqaba...

PORT SAID TO MASSAWA

Port Said To Massawa (1935)

Italian ships take troops and supplies to Abyssinia via Suez Canal.

EAST OF SUEZ

East Of Suez (1934)

A brief look at life in Singapore and other areas 'east of Suez'.

OVER THE QUAY - PORT SAID

Over The Quay - Port Said (1931)

Aerial shots of Port Said harbour and the town. Aerial shots of the...

SUEZ CANAL

Suez Canal (1956)

Ship still going through - but how many more?

SUEZ WIVES COME HOME

Suez Wives Come Home (1956)

British wives arrive from Suez to London - and so does Australia's Premier...

BRITISH EVACUATION STARTS

British Evacuation Starts (1956)

The British evacuation of Port Said is under way.

SEARCH FOR KIDNAPPED OFFICER

Search For Kidnapped Officer (1956)

British troops search Port Said for Lieutenant Moorhouse,...

TANKER BLOCKS SUEZ CANAL

Tanker Blocks Suez Canal (1955)

Liberian tanker 'World Piece' crashes into Suez Canal Bridge.

NEWS FLASHES - NASSER MEETS TITO aka NASSAR MEETS TITO

News Flashes - Nasser Meets Tito AKA Nassar Meets Tito (1955)

Colonel Nasser greets Tito on his...

NASSER ACCLAIMED

Nasser Acclaimed (1960)

Crowds take to the streets in Damascus to see President Nasser. Syria.

EDEN PREPARES TO LEAVE FOR FRANCE

Eden Prepares To Leave For France (1956)

Prime Minister Anthony Eden interviewed before leaving for...

PARACHUTE REGIMENT IN THE DESERT

Parachute Regiment In The Desert (1952)

Parachute practice in the desert.

LORD HAILSHAM TALKS TO SHIPS COMPANY OF H.M.S. FORTH

Lord Hailsham Talks To Ships Company Of HMS Forth (1956)

Hailsham stepping on board,...

NATIONALISATION OF THE SUEZ CANAL

Nationalisation Of The Suez Canal (1956)

Business as usual three days after Nasser announced Egyptian...

PARLIAMENT REASSEMBLES TO DISCUSS SUEZ PROBLEM

Parliament Reassembles To Discuss Suez Problem (1956)

MPs are recalled to discuss Egypt's seizure...

SELWYN LLOYD - AT CONFERENCE ON SUEZ NATIONALISATION

Selwyn Lloyd - At Conference On Suez Nationalisation (1956)

Britain hosts second international...

VISIT TO SUEZ TROOPS

Visit To Suez Troops (1956)

Item showing allied forces stationed at Port Said along Suez canal. Egypt.

MINISTER OF FUEL SPEAKS ON PETROL

Minister Of Fuel Speaks On Petrol (1956)

Fuel Minister Aubrey Jones speaks about petrol rationing.

THE ANGLO-FRENCH OPERATIONS ON SUEZ CANAL

The Anglo-French Operations On Suez Canal (1956)

Item showing Anglo-French troops manoeuvring on...

EGYPTIAN SABOTAGE IN CANAL ZONE

Egyptian Sabotage In Canal Zone (1956)

Machinery in factories wrecked by Egyptian forces at Port...

FIRST SHIPS PASS THROUGH CLEARED SUEZ CANAL

First Ships Pass Through Cleared Suez Canal (1956)

First ships pass through Suez Canal after it has...