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LONDON FIREMEN'S FIRST WAR TIME REGATTA

London Firemen's First War Time Regatta (1914-1918)

Men of London fire brigade compete in rowing boat...

BIG FIRE AT KINGSTON POWER STATION

Big Fire At Kingston Power Station (1938)

A fire at a power station leaves many homes without...

THAMES TUNNEL HALVES MEET

Thames Tunnel Halves Meet (1959)

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

JUMBO BARGE

Jumbo Barge (1968)

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

SALVATION ARMY MEET TO ELECT NEW GENERAL

Salvation Army Meet To Elect New General (1954)

Salvation Army from different countries, showing...

RIVER POLICE BOAT

River Police Boat (1962)

River police boat speeds towards the camera on the Thames.

SALVATION ARMY HIGH COUNCIL

Salvation Army High Council (1929)

Salvation Army High Council delegates come from all over the world...

LATEST MODEL LIFEBOAT

Latest Model Lifeboat (1923)

Members of Parliament take a trip on the latest lifeboat on the Thames at...

THE THAMES IN FULL FLOOD

The Thames In Full Flood (1929)

The river Thames bursts its banks flooding the streets of Maidenhead in...

SETTING THE THAMES ON FIRE aka SETTING THE THAMES NO FIRE

Setting The Thames On Fire AKA Setting The Thames No Fire (1929)

2,500 gallons of petrol are...

NEW FIRE FLOAT TESTED ON THAMES

New Fire Float Tested On Thames (1939)

Firemen test new test new equipment on the River Thames,...

LONDON'S FLOATING BUSES

London's Floating Buses (1940)

Pleasure steamers are used to provide transport along the River Thames.

TUNNELLING UNDER THE THAMES

Tunnelling Under The Thames (1958)

Great scenes of the building of the Dartford Tunnel under the River...

INVALID CHAIR

Invalid Chair (1949)

Footage of new invalid car in use. Thames Ditton, Surrey.

RIVER POLICE

River Police (1949)

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

M.T.B. ON THAMES - 1939

M.T.B. On Thames - 1939 (1939)

Air Sea Rescue boats on Thames in 1939.

SCENES OF WINDSOR AND ETON

Scenes Of Windsor And Eton (1935)

See 'Windsor and Eton' in PT 275 on *PM1118*.

HOUSES OF PARLIAMENT

Houses Of Parliament (1957)

Long shot Houses of Parliament.

AMERICAN TANKER 'STONY POINTS' IN TOW BEHIND DUTCH TUG 'THAMES' AFTER FIRE AT...

American Tanker 'stony Points' In Tow Behind Dutch Tug 'thames' After Fire At... (1957)

American...

TEACHING DEAF CHILDREN

Teaching Deaf Children (1972)

News report about new system for teaching hearing impaired children -...

FLOOD SCENES IN THAMES VALLEY

Flood Scenes In Thames Valley (1914-1918)

Good footage of flooded town / village in Thames Valley.

SUNK IN THE THAMES

Sunk In The Thames (1923)

Sunken ships in the River Thames after collision. London.

WORLD'S FASTEST LIFEBOAT

World's Fastest Lifeboat (1929)

Mrs Forbes Sempill launches the fastest lifeboat in the World,...

WOMEN FERRY ON THAMES

Women Ferry On Thames (1936)

Miss Violet Pope is the only woman ferry operator on the Thames. She rows...

TWO MAGNIFICENT ROADS

Two Magnificent Roads (1927)

Prime Minister Baldwin opens the Kingston By Pass.

A NOVEL WEDDING & CUTS

A Novel Wedding & Cuts (1926)

Idyllic wedding scenes - bridal party arrive at church by river boat.

PARLIAMENT COMES CLEAN

Parliament Comes Clean (1954)

Victoria Tower will soon be freed of nearly 100 miles of scaffolding...

CORONATION STONE MYSTERY

Coronation Stone Mystery (1951)

The Stone of Scone - which sits under the Coronation throne - is...

FIRE ON RIVER issue title is FIRE, FINCH AND FUN

Fire On River Issue Title Is Fire, Finch And Fun (1936)

The latest in fire fighting equipment from...

NEW FASHION FOR LONDON ROWING CLUB

New Fashion For London Rowing Club (1967)

Members of the London Rowing Club buy morning suits for a...

PEA PUSHING

Pea Pushing (1969)

Pea pushing derby for charity in Walton-on-Thames, Surrey.

WATER WORKS

Water Works (1949)

Footage of reservoir being built in Chingford, Greater London.

ROBOT BOAT

Robot Boat (1951)

Radio controlled boat is is given trials on the Thames, Kingston, Greater London.

PLEASURE CRUISE

Pleasure Cruise (1945)

Captain Archer gets his sight seeing ship ready for pleasure cruises.

THAMES-SIDE BEAUTY SPOT

Thames-Side Beauty Spot (1935)

Speeches mark the naming of the Riverdale Gardens in Richmond, London.

THAMES FLOOD AT SONNING AND SHIPLAKE

Thames Flood At Sonning And Shiplake (1950)

Footage of flooding in Shiplake and Sonning....

POLICE LEARN UNDERWATER RESCUE

Police Learn Underwater Rescue (1947)

Police demonstrating how to rescue people from drowning....

NEW SALVATION ARMY GENERAL

New Salvation Army General (1954)

General Osborn and Commander W. Kitchen.

COUNTY HALL

County Hall (1968-1972)

Shots of ambulance on Waterloo Road, and County Hall in London.

THE COUNTRY UNDERWATER

The Country Underwater (1918)

Footage of the countryside after Thames flooding.

WESTMINSTER

Westminster (1937)

Various shots of new Police patrol boats on the River Thames.

SPREAD A LITTLE HAPPINESS

Spread A Little Happiness (1933)

Christmas celebrations at Dr Barnardos Boy's Home in Kingston.

A GREAT ATTRACTION...  AND FREE!

A Great Attraction... And Free! (1928)

A seaplane is moored on the River Thames and attracts a crowd...

BEATING THE BOUNDS AT ST CLEMENTS DANES aka - AFTER 24 YEARS

Beating The Bounds At St Clements Danes AKA - After 24 Years (1922)

The ceremony of Beating the...

HMS PRESIDENT RNVR RNVR BATTLE HONOURED COLORS

HMS President Rnvr Rnvr Battle Honoured Colors (1922)

R.N.V.R. battle honoured colors are handed...

THE POLICEMEN'S TOURNAMENT aka THE POLKEMAN'S TOURNAMENT

The Policemen's Tournament AKA The Polkeman's Tournament (1925)

Cuts (rushes, out takes) for THE...

MOCK PARLIAMENT AT THE HOUSE

Mock Parliament At The House (1926)

Lady Astor and Sir Samuel Chapman give tour of Commons to American...

THE RIVER POSTMAN

The River Postman (1933)

Nice film about a day in the life of a river postman on the River Thames,...

BRITAIN PREPARES FOR COLD SNAP

Britain Prepares For Cold Snap (1948)

People prepare for winter power cuts.

SIR ANTHONY SAILS aka EDEN'S DEPARTURE FOR AUSTRALIA

Sir Anthony Sails AKA Eden's Departure For Australia (1957)

The former Prime Minister leaves...