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WATER SPORTISTS

Water Sportists (1933)

Men race hydroplanes on a lake.

OXFORD CREW  IN TRAINING aka BOAT RACE CREW TRAINING

Oxford Crew In Training AKA Boat Race Crew Training (1920)

Oxford crew train for the annual boat...

MOTOR RACING AT PARMA

Motor Racing At Parma (1937)

Motor car racing in Parma.

TRIPOLI GRAND PRIX

Tripoli Grand Prix (1937)

Motor racing from Libya.

LONDON FIREMEN'S FIRST WAR TIME REGATTA

London Firemen's First War Time Regatta (1914-1918)

Men of London fire brigade compete in rowing boat...

PROCESSION OF BOATS

Procession Of Boats (1920-1929)

Procession of boats on River Thames at Eton.

WATERMAN'S REGATTA

Waterman's Regatta (1917)

Waterman's Regatta circa 1917.

A BOAT RACE

A Boat Race (1914-1919)

Footage of a boat race in progress.

ATHLETICS MATCH

Athletics Match (1920-1929)

Athletic meet in Germany.

THE KING'S CUP AT HENDON

The King's Cup At Hendon (1920-1930)

Captain Broad wins the King's Cup at Hendon, Greater London.

GRAND PRIX OF THE ALPS

Grand Prix Of The Alps (1927)

Marvellous scenes of open top tourers racing along the winding...

MOTOR RACING'S LATEST NOVELTY

Motor Racing's Latest Novelty (1928)

Herr von Opel's new rocket car is seen in action in Berlin.

WOMEN MOTORISTS RECORD

Women Motorists Record (1923)

Mrs George Duller, wife of famous jockey, creates new record for motor...

100 MILES AN HOUR

100 Miles An Hour (1924)

Vast crowds turn up to watch motor car racing at Brooklands.

CUTS / OUT TAKES for THE KING'S CUP in G 1310

Cuts / Out Takes For The King's Cup In G 1310 (1926)

Cuts (out takes, rushes) in THE KING'S CUP in...

BRITAIN'S FIRST GRAND PRIX aka BRITAINS FIRST GRAND PRIX

Britain's First Grand Prix AKA Britains First Grand Prix (1926)

Motor car racing at Brooklands,...

THE BOAT RACE  aka THE 72ND VARSITY BOAT RACE

The Boat Race AKA The 72nd Varsity Boat Race (1920)

A look at the final preparation of the crews...

FISHERMAN'S REGATTA

Fisherman's Regatta (1920)

An item showing sailing fishing boats off the Devon coast.

ITALY

Italy (1950)

Italian Racing driver Tazio Nuvolari tries out his new car.

SIENA GOES RACING

Siena Goes Racing (1959)

Medieval themed horse racing in Italy.

RACING MIDGET CARS

Racing Midget Cars (1914-1918)

Young men race in midget cars at unknown location.

SIDECAR RACE

Sidecar Race (1914-1918)

Motorcycle sidecar race in rural location.

ASC MOTOR CYCLE RACES

Asc Motor Cycle Races (1918)

Motor Cycle Races in England

CASABLANCA aka GRAND PRIX aka AUTOMOBILES GO ON DESERT TEST RUN BEFORE RACE

Casablanca AKA Grand Prix AKA Automobiles Go On Desert Test Run Before Race (1915)

Cars...

IN THE VAN

In The Van (1932)

Excellent story of the 'Flying Scotsman' speeding northwards with the large aeroplane...

DEATH DIVE!

Death Dive! (1941)

Two men jump from an aeroplane in a race to get to the ground first.

THE SMALLEST RACING CAR!  AN ACTION PICTURE AT BROOKLANDS

The Smallest Racing Car! An Action Picture At Brooklands (1933)

Unique motor racing car is...

MURDER CHARGE ENDS ROAD RACE

Murder Charge Ends Road Race (1948)

Racing car jumps track, kills six people and injure more - driver...

RUSSIAN ARMY MOTORCYCLES - 1943

Russian Army Motorcycles - 1943 (1940-1949)

Motorcycle cross country race organised by Moscow Army Region.

MOTOR RACING

Motor Racing (1900-1909)

Very good shots of motor racing in France.

ENGLAND TO AUSTRALIA AIR RACE Beware - other items share this title

England To Australia Air Race Beware - Other Items Share This Title (1934)

Diagram and shots...

THE NON SKID TYRE AT LAST

The Non Skid Tyre At Last (1926)

Boillot, French racing driver, tests new tyres in front of...

SPEED KING'S FAREWELL

Speed King's Farewell (1927)

Henry Segrave makes an appearance at Brooklands with his Sunbeam car.

THE GEORGE BOILLOT CUP

The George Boillot Cup (1927)

Open top tourers take part in a road race in France.

BRITAIN'S NEW WONDER CAR

Britain's New Wonder Car (1928)

A brief glimpse of Captain Malcolm Campbell's 900 hp Napier-Campbell...

CRASH - AT 30 MILES AN HOUR!

Crash - At 30 Miles An Hour! (1928)

Cars crash into other cars and trees to test a new anti-shock...

AUSTRIA MOTOR / CYCLE RACE

Austria Motor / Cycle Race (1938)

Hans Stuck wins the German Speed Championships in the Austrian Alps....

SHELSLEY WALSH HILL CLIMB

Shelsley Walsh Hill Climb (1938)

Raymond Mays wins the Shelsley Walsh Hill Climb in his racing car. ...

810 MILES AT 146 MILES AN HOUR aka KING'S CUP

810 Miles At 146 Miles An Hour AKA King's Cup (1923)

F.T. Courtney wins the King's Cup for his...

A MILE IN A 1/3 OF A MINUTE

A Mile In A 1/3 Of A Minute (1925)

Malcolm Campbell creates new record in his Sunbeam car at Pendine,...

MOTORING RECORDS BROKEN -WHOLESALE

Motoring Records Broken -Wholesale (1926)

British woman driver, Viollette Cordery, celebrates having...

OVER 80 - IN THE SUN AND ON THE SEA

Over 80 - In The Sun And On The Sea (1927)

Major Segrave has a joyride in a fast speedboat.

ITALIAN BREAKS SPEED RECORD

Italian Breaks Speed Record (1948)

Italian Piero Tarriffi breaks car speed record.

OXFORD BOAT RACE CREW TRIED OUT

Oxford Boat Race Crew Tried Out (1920)

Various shots of strapping young Oxford students training for...

OXFORD BOAT RACE CREW  aka THE DARK BLUES

Oxford Boat Race Crew AKA The Dark Blues (1920)

A look at the Oxford team in training for the...

MOTOR RACING REPORTS - GRAND PRIX BERLIN

Motor Racing Reports - Grand Prix Berlin (1953)

A high spot of German racing season, Berlin...

MOTOR RACING REPORTS - COOPER WINS

Motor Racing Reports - Cooper Wins (1953)

British driver John Cooper takes the laurels in Berlin.

CAMBRIDGE WIN AGAIN!

Cambridge Win Again! (1950)

Oxford Vs Cambridge University boat race won by Cambridge.

EXPORT RACEHORSES aka RACEHORSES LEAVE FOR FRANCE

Export Racehorses AKA Racehorses Leave For France (1968)

Export racehorses leave for France - the...

SPECIAL ! THE MOON

Special ! The Moon (1969)

Footage of the surface of the moon taken from the Apollo 10 spaceship.