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POWER FROM THE ANDES

Power From The Andes (1952)

Chile harnesses water from towering peaks to make electricity

JACK AND EDDIE EDEN

Jack And Eddie Eden (1941)

Variety act Jack and Eddie Eden sing a song called 'Hoorah Topping Whoopee'...

STARS AND STRIPES

Stars And Stripes

Brief close shot of American flag.

US FLAG

Us Flag (1945)

Shots of the Stars and Stripes flag flying from poles.

DAIRY SHOW WITH NO CATTLE

Dairy Show With No Cattle (1927)

Demonstrations of butter making at a dairy show in London.

2 MAGNIFICENT ROADS

2 Magnificent Roads (1924)

The Minister of Transport opens two new roads between Newcastle and...

IT'S A LONG, LONG, WAY

It's A Long, Long, Way (1940)

Troops of the Oxford and Buckinghamshire Infantry Regiment sing "It's A...

PORTABLE WEIGHING MACHINE

Portable Weighing Machine (1937)

A portable weighing machine proves popular when a lady wheels it down...

STARS AND STRIPES MARCH PAST

Stars And Stripes March Past (1945)

American infantry parade.

PUNCH AND JUDY

Punch And Judy (1949)

Good shots of children watching Punch and Judy Show. Wapping, London.

KING GEORGE V & QUEEN MARY AT DOVER

King George V & Queen Mary At Dover (1914-1919)

Royal yacht carrying King George V and Queen Mary leaves...

BOAT LAYING IN HARBOUR GRIMSBY

Boat Laying In Harbour Grimsby (1910-1920)

Shots of a boat laying in Grimsby harbour. Humberside.

ROYAL VISIT

Royal Visit (1923)

Footage of the royal yacht arriving in dock.

DUBLIN TO BELFAST TRAIN CRASH AT RUSH

Dublin To Belfast Train Crash At Rush (1963)

Train from Dublin to Belfast crashes at Rush and Lusk.

BOYER AND REVEL aka BOWYER AND RAVEL, on sleeve as BOWYER AND LAVEL issue title...

Boyer And Revel AKA Bowyer And Ravel, On Sleeve As Bowyer And Lavel Issue Title... (1940)

Ballroom...

OUT TAKES / CUTS FROM CP 305 - reel 2 of 2 - MONEY MAKERS

Out Takes / Cuts From Cp 305 - Reel 2 Of 2 - Money Makers (1960)

Out takes (cuts, rushes) for...

OUT TAKES / CUTS FROM CP 589 - CARAVAN CONCOURSE and CUSTOMS SCHOOL

Out Takes / Cuts From Cp 589 - Caravan Concourse And Customs School (1966)

Out takes (...

TIMBER YARD BLAZE

Timber Yard Blaze (1935)

A Fire in the timber yard at North Shields Docks that could be seen 10 miles...

JARROW aka BERENGARIA LOSES HER FUNNEL

Jarrow AKA Berengaria Loses Her Funnel (1939)

Footage of the Berengaria being cut up in Jarrow, Tyne...

THE WHEEL OF LIFE

The Wheel Of Life (1930)

Fantastic film showing women and men using "health wheels".

EXPLOSION IN DURHAM

Explosion In Durham (1938)

Scenes of damage caused by exploding oxygen cylinders at a factory in...

THE WHEEL OF LIFE

The Wheel Of Life (1930)

Fantastic film showing women and men using "health wheels".

THE BIGGEST DOCK EVER

The Biggest Dock Ever (1928)

A giant dock capable of lifting a 54,000 ton ship is finished in...

COMPLETION OF A WONDERFUL ENGINEERING FEAT

Completion Of A Wonderful Engineering Feat (1928)

The half-finished arch of the Tyne Bridge in...

GIANT CABLE WAY DROPPED - JARROW aka GIANT CABLEWAY

Giant Cable Way Dropped - Jarrow AKA Giant Cableway (1938)

The supports of a giant cableway come...

LIFEBOAT SATURDAY

Lifeboat Saturday (1922)

Footage of lifeboat being towed through the streets of Whitley Bay, Tyne and...

DREDGING THE TYNE FOR THE 'BERENGARIA'

Dredging The Tyne For The 'berengaria' (1938)

Dredgers work in the river Tyne to scoop out a channel...

O'ER HILL AND DALE

O'er Hill And Dale (1924)

Cross country dog racing over scenic countryside.

UP THE PERUVIAN ANDES

Up The Peruvian Andes (1939)

Footage of the views of the Peruvian countryside in the Andes, Peru.

NEW BATHING POOL

New Bathing Pool (1925)

A new outdoor swimming pool by the sea is opened by the mayor in Tynemouth.

TOM NEWMAN'S WORLD RECORD aka  A NEW WORLD'S RECORD BREAK

Tom Newman's World Record AKA A New World's Record Break (1922)

Billiard player Tom Newman...

ON THE SANDS - SOUTH COAST

On The Sands - South Coast (1938)

Good shots of crowds on a beach on the south coast on a hot summer...

MASS PHYSICAL EDUCATION

Mass Physical Education (1926)

Boys from Gateshead Schools' Sports Association put on mass physical...

THE CLUB EXPERTS - SMART AND GREY

The Club Experts - Smart And Grey (1934)

Smart and Grey entertain us with some great club juggling.

SUPER ENERGY

Super Energy (1932)

Footage of Tanita and Mario performing some acrobatic stunts.

TOM NEWMAN BREAKING RECORD aka A NEW WORLD'S RECORD BREAK

Tom Newman Breaking Record AKA A New World's Record Break (1922)

Billiard player Tom Newman...

ROY & ALF B.B.C. RUSTICS aka REG AND ALF ANIMAL IMITATORS

Roy & Alf B.B.C. Rustics AKA Reg And Alf Animal Imitators (1937)

Roy and Alf imitating various...

BAT AND BALL GAME issue title - WHAT'S IN A NAME ?

Bat And Ball Game Issue Title - What's In A Name ? (1938)

Footage of gentlemen playing the game of...

OLD MILL RELICS

Old Mill Relics (1938)

Wooden figure of miller's wife and ancient scales are the relics of the old mill...

MARGARET AND GUY issue title - HEY DAY

Margaret And Guy Issue Title - Hey Day (1941)

Footage of dancer Margaret and Guy demonstrating their...

RESTOCKING TYNE AND TRIBUTARIES

Restocking Tyne And Tributaries (1941)

The river Tyne is restocked with young trout.

FASHIONS

Fashions (1945)

Item showing the tricks of the trade of the fashion photographer.

HAIR STYLES

Hair Styles (1949)

Hair styles from history books still look attractive.

CREAM

Cream (1950)

Footage of strawberry picking and cream making in Devon.

SAND FROLICS

Sand Frolics (1946)

Acrobats Jakdell Brothers & Joan performing.

ROYAL YACHT LEAVES FOR NAVAL REVIEW

Royal Yacht Leaves For Naval Review (1934)

People watch from the beaches and sea front as the Royal...

PUNCH AND JUDY

Punch And Judy (1948)

Children watching a traditional Punch and Judy show.