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BATTLESHIP 'VANGUARD'

Battleship 'vanguard' (1946)

Shots of battleship 'Vanguard'.

ROYAL TOUR 1947

Royal Tour 1947 (1947)

HMS Vanguard prepares for visit from the royal family.

HMS VANGUARD ON SPRING CRUISE

HMS Vanguard On Spring Cruise (1951)

HMS Vanguard leaves Portsmouth, going on spring cruise.

HMS VANGUARD AT SEA

HMS Vanguard At Sea (1947)

Aerial shots HMS Vanguard at sea.

VANGUARD FIRST FLIGHT

Vanguard First Flight (1959)

New British passenger aircraft has orders from over 50 airlines as it...

FIRST BRITISH TROOPS ARRIVE IN CHINA - SHANGHAI

First British Troops Arrive In China - Shanghai (1927)

The Punjabi Battalion arrive in China.

PULLMAN OF THE SKIES aka PULL MAN OF THE SKIES

Pullman Of The Skies AKA Pull Man Of The Skies (1925)

A new British 20 seater aeroplane is tested...

HMS

HMS "Vanguard" In Gibraltar (1949)

British Royal Navy warship HMS Vanguard entering dry-dock in...

ROYAL TOUR 1946 / 1947 aka CREW OF VANGUARD ON TABLE MOUNTAIN

Royal Tour 1946 / 1947 AKA Crew Of Vanguard On Table Mountain (1947)

Crew of 'Vanguard' have a...

ON BOARD HMS VANGUARD

On Board HMS Vanguard (1950)

Footage of the battleship HMS Vanguard. Devonport.

H.M.S. VANGUARD

HMS Vanguard (1950)

Excellent footage of life onboard HMS 'Vanguard'. Portland and Davenport.

THE CLYDE HAS 10 YEARS BOOM aka THE CLYDE HAS TEN YEARS BOOM

The Clyde Has 10 Years Boom AKA The Clyde Has Ten Years Boom (1947)

Good survey of work in the...

NEW WAR MEMORIAL ROCHESTER

New War Memorial Rochester (1920)

Admiral Sturdee unveils a stained glass window in memory of those...

NEWS FROM USA GAS MAIN EXPLOSION & VANGUARD BLOWS UP

News From USA Gas Main Explosion & Vanguard Blows Up (1957)

Gas explosion in New York &...

AIR CRASH 36 DEAD

Air Crash 36 Dead (1965)

36 people killed when Vanguard airliner crashes at London Airport.

NEW JET ALL SET

New Jet All Set (1959)

Wooden mock-up of new VC10 jet plane + Vickers Vanguard jet plane under...

CLYDE HAS 10 YEAR BOOM

Clyde Has 10 Year Boom (1947)

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

PRINCESS ELIZABETH VISITS R.N. SHIP

Princess Elizabeth Visits R.N. Ship (1946)

Princess Elizabeth visits crew on H.M.S. 'Vanguard'....

CRUISE SHIP AND H.M.S. VANGUARD

Cruise Ship And HMS Vanguard (1946)

Life onboard H.M.S. 'Vanguard'. Greenock, Strathclyde.

FAULTY WIRE CAUSES THE VANGUARD FAILURE

Faulty Wire Causes The Vanguard Failure (1958)

Newsreel item about failed attempt to launch Vanguard...

VICKERS VANGUARD

Vickers Vanguard (1957)

Aircraft designer George Edwards talks about the Vickers Vanguard. Weybridge,...

FIRST VICKERS VANGUARD DELIVERED TO TRANS CANADA AIR LINES

First Vickers Vanguard Delivered To Trans Canada Air Lines (1960)

Vickers Vanguard aeroplanes...

INDUSTRIAL MODELS

Industrial Models (1959)

A demonstration of industrial model making at a London factory.

EXERCISE

Exercise "Mainbrace" (1952)

NATO naval ships prepare for an exercise in the North Sea.

DOWN TO THE SEA

Down To The Sea (1946)

Princess Elizabeth launches ship British Princess at Sunderland + HMS Vanguard...

THE NAVY SHOWS THE FLAG

The Navy Shows The Flag (1949)

The Royal Navy's Home and Mediterranean on exercise off Gibraltar -...

AIRLINER PROGRESS

Airliner Progress (1962)

Vanguard and Vickers V.C. 10 aeroplanes under construction in aircraft hangar.

HOME FLEET

Home Fleet (1949)

The Royal Navy's Home and Mediterranean on exercise - Operation Twostep.

H.M.S. 'VANGUARD'

HMS 'vanguard' (1946)

Princess Elizabeth on her way to H.M.S. 'Vanguard' on the Clyde.

ROYAL TOUR 1947

Royal Tour 1947 (1947)

Shots of the royal family onboard the 'Vanguard' in 1947.

VICKERS VANGUARD NEW AIRLINER DELIVERED TO BEA

Vickers Vanguard New Airliner Delivered To Bea (1960)

New Vickers Vanguard aircraft delivered to...

REDEVELOPING GIBRALTAR

Redeveloping Gibraltar (1965)

Big plans for redevelopment of Gibraltar.

CHI CHI THE PANDA IN MOSCOW

Chi Chi The Panda In Moscow (1966)

Chi Chi the Panda arrives to Moscow to meet her new mate An An.

TELESCOPE MAKERS

Telescope Makers (1960)

Telescope mirrors are polished and silvered in an underground factory in...

CARS RALLY AT MONTE CARLO

Cars Rally At Monte Carlo (1949)

Cars come to the finish of the Monte Carlo rally.

FARNBOROUGH AIR DISPLAY

Farnborough Air Display (1959)

Latest in aircraft from British aeronautical industry on display at...

MAN AND THE STARS

Man And The Stars (1958)

Prince Philip opens London Planetarium - America launches second satellite.

THE ROYAL FAMILY LEAVE FOR HOME

The Royal Family Leave For Home (1947)

The Royal Family leave Cape Town on HMS Vanguard at the end of...

NEWS IN FLASHES

News In Flashes (1960)

Sikhs protesting in India, singer Pat Boone in Australia, and 'Vanguard' aground...

ROYAL TOUR 1947

Royal Tour 1947 (1947)

The royal family onboard the 'Vanguard' during 1947 tour.

ROYAL TOUR 1947

Royal Tour 1947 (1947)

The British royal family onboard the 'Vanguard' 1947.

ROYAL TOUR 1947

Royal Tour 1947 (1947)

Cuts from newsreel story 47/17 - start of Royal Tour in Cape Town, South Africa.

ROYAL TOUR 1947

Royal Tour 1947 (1947)

Cuts from newsreel 47/18 - Royal Tour, opening of South African Parliament.

ROYAL TOUR 1947

Royal Tour 1947 (1947)

Royal family returns from Royal Tour 1947.

ROYAL TOUR 1947

Royal Tour 1947 (1947)

Royal family returns from Royal Tour 1947.

ROYAL TOUR 1947

Royal Tour 1947 (1947)

Return of the King, Queen and Princesses from the royal tour 1947.

ROYAL TOUR 1947

Royal Tour 1947 (1947)

Return of the King, Queen and Princesses from the royal tour 1947.

ROYAL TOUR 1947

Royal Tour 1947 (1947)

Return of the King, Queen and Princesses from the royal tour 1947.

ROYAL TOUR 1947

Royal Tour 1947 (1947)

Royal family onboard HMS Vanguard and as they arrive to Cape Town, South Africa.

ROYAL TOUR 1947

Royal Tour 1947 (1947)

Royal family in South Africa.