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BIRDS & THEIR YOUNG

Birds & Their Young (1940)

German documentary about birds and their young - sound version of UN 1777 A.

PIGEON RACE

Pigeon Race (1947)

Footage of racing pigeons being fed prior to race.

BIRD SANCTUARY

Bird Sanctuary (1948)

Puffins are given identity tags at bird sanctuary on islands off coast of Wales.

SANCTUARY

Sanctuary (1934)

Nice footage of the Mutton bird and the Bluefeather on Mutton island, off the coast of...

JUST BIRDS

Just Birds (1934)

All kinds of fowl seen at a huge bird show.

PET BIRDS CATERED FOR ALSO IN CHINESE TEA HOUSE aka PET BIRDS TEA HOUSE

Pet Birds Catered For Also In Chinese Tea House AKA Pet Birds Tea House (1965)

Bizarre item...

HOMEWARD BOUND

Homeward Bound (1934)

Pigeons being released from their cages only to return after a nice long flight.

BIRD NESTS  aka BIRDS NESTING

Bird Nests AKA Birds Nesting (1929)

Various wooden bird houses are shown - and their prospective...

A BERLIN IDYLL

A Berlin Idyll (1932)

Baby birds live in a nest built between the arms of a statue in a Berlin Park.

HOOTS MON

Hoots Mon (1934)

Nice story about Barn Owls with dubbed sound.

JUST PUZZLING!

Just Puzzling! (1934)

Emus and their chicks are seen walking about and bathing in a small pond.

THE POOL OF THE PENGUINS

The Pool Of The Penguins (1935)

Nice item about penguins.

PRESERVING PETER

Preserving Peter (1935)

Nice item about a parrot like bird that obeys his owners every command.

CUPID'S CARRIERS

Cupid's Carriers (1936)

Storks nest on the roofs of Burgenland in Austria.

NIGHT INTO DAY

Night Into Day (1937)

Nature item showing barn owl hunting and feeding.

THE SKY HOME OF THE KESTREL

The Sky Home Of The Kestrel (1938)

A kestrel is seen perched on rocks overlooking the River Danube.

THE BIRD MASTER

The Bird Master (1938)

Lovely story about an Italian man who looks after swallows.

THE MIGHTY ATOM!

The Mighty Atom! (1934)

The world's smallest airplane motor is assembled.

LIVING PICTURES

Living Pictures (1931)

Snow story - children ski on the roof of a house which is covered with snow.

45,000 PIGEONS

45,000 Pigeons (1927)

45,000 pigeons are released to fly north.

THE TURKEY STRUT

The Turkey Strut (1927)

Turkeys are herded to market - they are inspected by shoppers.

A TALE OF A TAIL

A Tale Of A Tail (1931)

Story about a chicken which has incredibly long tail feathers.

FEATHERED LIGHTENING

Feathered Lightening (1922)

Hundreds of racing pigeons are released in Bournemouth, Dorset.

CANARIES SING ON SUNDAY

Canaries Sing On Sunday (1948)

Australian choirmaster forms canary choir.

FLAMING YOUTH

Flaming Youth (1933)

Flamingos in Germany leave their enclosure and go into a building for winter!

THE BIRD FARMER!

The Bird Farmer! (1934)

Exotic birds seen at a 'Foreign Bird Farm' in Keston.

DR STORK AT HOME!

Dr Stork At Home! (1935)

Nice shots of stork on chimney top nests.

THE TINIEST SOUL IN FEATHERS

The Tiniest Soul In Feathers (1932)

Nice footage of a South American humming bird.

SHOOTING PARTY

Shooting Party (1919)

A shooting party in the countryside enjoying a days sport.

SELBY

Selby (1936)

Homing pigeons are released for a race from Yorkshire.

 TURKEYS AND GEESE

Turkeys And Geese (1950-1959)

Nice shots of turkeys and geese - possibly getting fattened up for Christmas.

FEATHERED BEAUTIES

Feathered Beauties (1930-1939)

National Bird Show at Crystal Palace.

BIRD SHOW IN FLORENCE

Bird Show In Florence (1959)

Bird fair in Florence, Italy.

SPOONBILLS ARRIVE IN HOLLAND FOR NESTING

Spoonbills Arrive In Holland For Nesting (1960)

Birds return to Dutch coast to rear their young

PARROT STORY

Parrot Story (1957)

Domestically trained parrot has breakfast with his owner. Good little story

RIVER AND SUN

River And Sun (1970-1979)

Boys in canoes paddle under bridges, sunset on river.

BIRD SANCTUARY

Bird Sanctuary (1960-1969)

Flamingos in water and flying over it. Storks flying low over the water.

GULLS WITH YOUNG

Gulls With Young (1963)

Blackheaded Gull and its young in nest.

CATCHING PHEASANTS FOR BREEDING & EXPORTATION

Catching Pheasants For Breeding & Exportation (1964)

Hungarians catch pheasants in nets to be used...

PIGEONS IN TRAFALGAR SQUARE

Pigeons In Trafalgar Square (1966)

Various shots of pigeons in Trafalgar Square.

FROZEN PEA FACTORY

Frozen Pea Factory (1966)

Harvesting and processing peas on a large scale for Birds Eye.

BIRDS

Birds (1969)

Bird feeding in winter.

SWANS AND CYGNETS

Swans And Cygnets (1969)

Riverside footage featuring swans. Good quality throughout.

STORKS - POLAND

Storks - Poland (1970)

Various shots of adult storks and young on nest in tree.

 PATHE GAZETTE TITLES

Pathe Gazette Titles (1944)

Pathe Gazette titles from the mid 1940s.

 PATHE NEWS TITLES

Pathe News Titles (1952)

Pathe News titles from the early 1950s.

 PATHE NEWS TITLES

Pathe News Titles (1962)

Pathe News titles from the early 1960s.

PARROT

Parrot (1960-1969)

Short sequence showing cockateel / cockatoo in a zoo.

AIRPORT BIRD SCARER

Airport Bird Scarer (1969)

An automatic bird scarer at Luton Airport in Bedfordshire.

HAND PEDAL CYCLIST aka BICYCLE

Hand Pedal Cyclist AKA Bicycle (1956)

Disabled man rides a bike without using his legs.