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LAKELAND YACHTING

Lakeland Yachting (1934)

Great shots of the yachts sailing across Lake Windermere.

HAWESWATER DAM UNDER CONSTRUCTION

Haweswater Dam Under Construction (1937)

Massive dam under construction at Haweswater, Lake District.

O'ER HILL AND DALE  AND SOMETIMES WATER

O'er Hill And Dale And Sometimes Water (1927)

Motorcycles race through the country lanes in the...

CLIMBERS ERECT MOUNTAIN TOP PEACE BEACON

Climbers Erect Mountain Top Peace Beacon (1919)

At Windermere climbers transport materials for a...

DONALD CAMPBELL IN

Donald Campbell In "Bluebird" (1956)

Trial runs on Coniston Water for the world water speed record.

LAKE DISTRICT

Lake District (1970-1979)

Aerial views of the Lake District - some shots focus on camp sites.

WORLD'S SMALLEST PUBLIC RAILWAY

World's Smallest Public Railway (1935)

Good footage of small steam train moving at speed through the...

FOOLING DEATH ON THE FELLS

Fooling Death On The Fells (1936)

Hiking in Lake District and tips on how to avoid dangers of...

NAZI PROPAGANDA IN NEW YORK aka NAZI STIR LNER

Nazi Propaganda In New York AKA Nazi Stir Lner (1938)

Assistant District Attorney Lindsey Henry...

CONISTON part of PEOPLE IN THE NEWS

Coniston Part Of People In The News (1950)

Donald Campbell prepares to mount another attempt on the...

CAMPBELL DOES IT AGAIN

Campbell Does It Again (1957)

Donald Campbell breaks another world water speed record.

BLUEBIRD STILL TRYING

Bluebird Still Trying (1958)

Donald Campbell keeps up his efforts to break water speed record with...

CAMPBELL'S NEW RECORD! 248.62 MPH

Campbell's New Record! 248.62 Mph (1958)

Donald Campbell breaks World Water Speed Record at Lake...

BLUEBIRD AT SPEED

Bluebird At Speed (1958)

Donald Campbell takes his speedboat, Bluebird, out for a speedy spin on Lake...

CAMPBELL NEW WORLD RECORD

Campbell New World Record (1959)

Donald Campbell beats water speed record in Bluebird on Coniston...

HOUNDS TRIAL aka HOUNDS HUNT issue title PALS!

Hounds Trial AKA Hounds Hunt Issue Title Pals! (1942)

Hounds take part in a trial in the Lake...

DONALD CAMPBELL'S RECORD BID

Donald Campbell's Record Bid (1955)

Donald Campbell prepares to break the world speed record in his...

DISTRICT NURSE

District Nurse (1945)

A look at a day in the life of a rural district nurse.

DONALD CAMPBELL TESTS BLUEBIRD

Donald Campbell Tests Bluebird (1950)

Donald Campbell tests Bluebird on Coniston Water. Cumbria.

'BLUEBIRD' SPEED TRIALS

'bluebird' Speed Trials (1949)

Daphne on shore drinking tea, 'Bluebird' racing through water, Campbell...

DROUGHT IN UK

Drought In UK (1949)

Hot weather and lack of rain sees low water levels in English water reservoirs.

DONALD CAMPBELL'S SPEED TRIALS

Donald Campbell's Speed Trials (1951)

High speed trial of a new propellor on Donald Campbell's boat...

 DONALD CAMPBELL'S BLUEBIRD TRIAL

Donald Campbell's Bluebird Trial (1955)

Speed ace - Donald Campbell - puts his boat 'Bluebird'...

DONALD CAMPBELL MAKES PARACHUTE BREAKING TEST

Donald Campbell Makes Parachute Breaking Test (1958)

Donald Campbell tests his speed boat...

DONALD CAMPBELL DOES TRIAL RUN

Donald Campbell Does Trial Run (1958)

Donald Campbell tests speed boat "Bluebird" on Lake Coniston.

DONALD CAMPBELL WATER-SKIS TO IMPROVE HIS BACK CONDITION

Donald Campbell Water-Skis To Improve His Back Condition (1956)

Donald Campbell water-skiing.

DONALD CAMPBELL DOES A TRIAL RUN

Donald Campbell Does A Trial Run (1956)

Donald Campbell's speedboat, "Bluebird" on trial in the Lake...

BLUEBIRD TRIALS

Bluebird Trials (1958)

Donald Campbell does further tests in his speedboat, "Bluebird".

BAD DRIVING

Bad Driving (1955-1959)

An instructional driving film for the police.

DONALD CAMPBELL TESTS BLUEBIRD

Donald Campbell Tests Bluebird (1958)

Land speed testing at Lake District.

WORDSWORTH COUNTRY

Wordsworth Country (1941)

A look at the Lake District where William Wordsworth lived and worked.

THE PRINCE...PIT LAD

The Prince...Pit Lad (1927)

Prince Edward visits a pit and dons miners overalls.

60 MILES AN HOUR

60 Miles An Hour (1928)

Miss Carstairs races across Lake Windermere in her Saunders-Napier motor boat...

LAKE WINDERMERE

Lake Windermere (1938)

Edward Spurr prepares to test out a new speedboat of his own design. Lake...

DEWSBURY AND DISTRICT PROVINCE BUFFALOES WAR MEMORIAL

Dewsbury And District Province Buffaloes War Memorial (1925)

Many people attend Dewsbury and...

TEMPLER GETS TOUGH

Templer Gets Tough (1952)

Templer surveys Central Perak area of Malaya where bandit trouble is bad

WATER SPEED RECORD

Water Speed Record (1956)

Norman Buckley sets a new one-hour water speed record on the Lake Windermere.

CAMPBELL DOES IT AGAIN

Campbell Does It Again (1956)

Donald Campbell smashes his own world water speed record on Lake...

CAMPBELL TRIUMPHS AGAIN

Campbell Triumphs Again (1958)

Donald Campbell breaks World Water Speed Record in Bluebird.

LAKE DISTRICT issue title - THIS ENGLAND

Lake District Issue Title - This England (1939)

Lovely footage of the Lake District in Cumbria.

LAKE DISTRICT aka RUSKIN COUNTRY

Lake District AKA Ruskin Country (1941)

A look at lovely scenery around Derwent water in the Lake...

RUSHBEARING FESTIVAL

Rushbearing Festival (1943)

Children take part in the rushbearing festival in Ambleside, Lake District.

SEA CADETS

Sea Cadets (1944)

Sea cadets learn the skills they will need at sea. Lake District.

BLUEBIRD SET FOR RECORD BID

Bluebird Set For Record Bid (1955)

Donald Campbell gets Bluebird ready at Ullswater for world record...

DONALD CAMPBELL SMASHES WATER SPEED RECORD

Donald Campbell Smashes Water Speed Record (1955)

Donald Campbell smashes the world water speed...

BATHING CANARY

Bathing Canary (1952)

Canary breeder bathes his canaries then dries them in specially heated cage.

BIRCHINGTON CARNIVAL

Birchington Carnival (1935)

Birchington holds a parade to raise money for the local hospital.

 DONALD CAMPBELL MAKES TWO SPEED TRIALS IN 'BLUEBIRD'

Donald Campbell Makes Two Speed Trials In 'bluebird' (1955)

Donald Campbell tests his boat...

DONALD CAMPBELL CONGRATULATED AFTER RECORD RUN

Donald Campbell Congratulated After Record Run (1956)

Donald Campbell continues his quest for the...

DONALD CAMPBELL TESTS BLUEBIRD

Donald Campbell Tests Bluebird (1958)

Bluebird enters water for floating test, Campbell in cockpit...