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BUILDING SEA WALL - WEST INDIES

Building Sea Wall - West Indies (1970-1979)

West Indians in pit at work digging foundations for sea wall.

BRAVO POMPEY

Bravo Pompey (1929)

Football - Portsmouth beat West Ham by 3 goals to 2.

LOOKING IT OVER

Looking It Over (1923)

The West Ham team inspect the Cup Final playing pitch at Wembley.

SO NEAR YET SO FAR, WEST HAM

So Near Yet So Far, West Ham (1923)

Defeated West Ham football team return home to enthusiastic...

WEST HAM FOOTBALL TEAM

West Ham Football Team (1924)

Great close-up shots of the West Ham football team.

TRAM'S BIRTHDAY

Tram's Birthday (1925)

An ornate tram covered in lights drives up the street to celebrate 21st birthday...

BRAVO BOURNEMOUTH

Bravo Bournemouth (1929)

Football - Bournemouth play West Ham, they draw 1 all.

BRADFORD V BROMWICH

Bradford V Bromwich (1929)

Football - West Bromwich beat Bradford by 6 goals to nil and enter 6th round...

AUTOMATION STORY

Automation Story (1956)

Demonstration of new electric typewriter and accounting machine at European...

MODERN BUILDINGS

Modern Buildings (1964)

Modern building which could be a hotel or foreign embassy.

COVENTRY FACTORY

Coventry Factory (1970-1979)

Tracking shot around the workfloor of a metal working factory.

US NATIONAL GUARD ON PARADE

Us National Guard On Parade (1914-1918)

The National Guard parading at West Point in the United States of...

WEST BROMWICH V SPENNYMOOR UNITED

West Bromwich V Spennymoor United (1937)

Footage of two football matches - West Ham v Bolton and West...

WEMBLEY THE GOAL - WEST HAM VERSUS SUNDERLAND

Wembley The Goal - West Ham Versus Sunderland (1929)

Football - West Ham beat Sunderland.

40 TON FORGING

40 Ton Forging (1922)

Footage of forging machine in Halesowen, West Midlands.

CORINTHIANS FAIL AT WEST BROMWICH

Corinthians Fail At West Bromwich (1924)

West Bromwich beat the Corinthians 5 - 0 at football.

ACE MOTOR CLUB - COVENTRY

Ace Motor Club - Coventry (1924)

Motorcycle rodeo, including a game of football played on motorbikes.

CUP TIE FEVER

Cup Tie Fever (1925)

Huge crowds turn out to watch a local football cup tie derby in Birmingham.

LEGS & WHEELS aka

Legs & Wheels AKA "Legs V Wheels" (1929)

Footage of bicycle and running race in progress, Walsall,...

INTERNATIONAL HOCKEY MATCH

International Hockey Match (1920)

An item about an international hockey match - England beat Scotland...

FAT STOCK SHOW BIRMINGHAM aka BIRMINGHAM AGRICULTURAL SHOW

Fat Stock Show Birmingham AKA Birmingham Agricultural Show (1919)

A bull being pulled from a...

DUCK FARM IN GERMANY

Duck Farm In Germany (1960)

Good shots of ducks being farmed - footage from the egg to the plastic bag.

ALUMINIUM PRODUCTION IN CAMEROON

Aluminium Production In Cameroon (1957)

A look at the Alucam aluminium production plant in Cameroon....

AERO TYRE TESTING AT FORT DUNLOP

Aero Tyre Testing At Fort Dunlop (1968)

Mechanical devices test aeroplane tyres, observed by...

BIRMINGHAM BY TRAIN

Birmingham By Train (1960-1969)

A train travelling to Birmingham

EASTER TRAFFIC

Easter Traffic (1969)

Heavy traffic at start of the Easter Holiday.

ROAD MAKING IN WEST INDIES

Road Making In West Indies (1971)

West Indians work in diggers to clear the way for a road.

"Phantom Football" (1931)

Chelsea beat West Ham in football match in very foggy conditions.

THE

The "Throstles" Dash "The Cup" Away From Everton (1931)

West Brom beat Everton in FA Cup...

BIRMINGHAM STRUCK BY A TORNADO!

Birmingham Struck By A Tornado! (1931)

Houses and shops in Birmingham hit by freak winds.

FOOTBALL

Football (1937)

Footage of two football matches - one is probably West Bromwich v Spennymoor United.

WEST BROMWICH CIVIC WEEK

West Bromwich Civic Week (1927)

Expert displays and fun and games or West Bromwich Civic Week

THE CUP FOR CARDIFF

The Cup For Cardiff (1927)

Football: Cardiff v Reading

THE ENTENTE CORDIALE

The Entente Cordiale (1927)

The Mayor of Albert visits Birmingham.

PARADE REVIEW

Parade Review (1927)

The Lord Mayor of Birmingham reviews the Special Constabulary.

HORSE SHOW

Horse Show (1920)

Show jumping and horse and trap race form part of the Horse Show at Sutton Coldfield,...

1500 RENDERED HOMELESS

1500 Rendered Homeless (1922)

Footage of destruction caused by fires in Hartlepool, Cleveland.

A NOVEL RACE

A Novel Race (1923)

Runners prove to be faster than cyclists over a seven mile cross country race in...

IS THE CUP COMING TO YORKSHIRE

Is The Cup Coming To Yorkshire (1925)

Sheffield United win football game on their home ground against...

WHO WILL WIN IT

Who Will Win It (1925)

Craftsmen put the finishing touches to the Grand National Trophy in Birmingham.

'THE CUP' FOR LONDON THIS YEAR? aka WINTER'S LAST KICK

'the Cup' For London This Year? AKA Winter's Last Kick (1930)

Football - Arsenal beat West Ham...

MIDLAND ROAD WALK

Midland Road Walk (1925)

Many people take part in the Nottingham to Birmingham walk.

BILLIARDS HALL COLLAPSES

Billiards Hall Collapses (1920)

An item showing a Billiards Hall that has collapsed killing two.

Selected Originals GERMAN EAGLE aka EAGLES TAMED

Selected Originals German Eagle AKA Eagles Tamed (1956)

Material relating to the Newsreel story...

Selected Originals - BARRIERS SHOCK WEST

Selected Originals - Barriers Shock West (1961)

Material relating to newsreel story "Barriers Shock...

MURDER TRIAL

Murder Trial (1942-1943)

Trial of Count Alfred de Marigny.

COLE HILL BOMB

Cole Hill Bomb (1946)

Soldiers digging for unexploded bomb at Coleshill

CHURCH SERVICE

Church Service (1948)

Industrial Sunday church service in Hockley.

KATHERINE'S ADVENTURES - TRIKE RIDE AND HOSE PIPE

Katherine's Adventures - Trike Ride And Hose Pipe (1952)

Katherine, a chimpanzees having fun and...

 DIESEL ENGINE FOR LIGHT CARS

Diesel Engine For Light Cars (1953)

Item about new Vauxhall car with diesel engine.