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HORSE RACING IN BAGHDAD

Horse Racing In Baghdad (1941)

An item showing a horse race in Baghdad, Iraq.

MOTOR RACING issue title PATHE PICTORIAL HUNTS FOR THRILLS

Motor Racing Issue Title Pathe Pictorial Hunts For Thrills (1947)

Motor racing at Cambridge.

AGRICULTURAL SHOW

Agricultural Show (1920-1929)

Show jumping competition at agricultural show in Orkney.

GORDON BENNETT MOTOR RACE

Gordon Bennett Motor Race (1903)

Good footage of cars taking part in motor race in 1903.

MOUSE DERBY

Mouse Derby (1949)

Mice race in wheels at special 'racecourse' in Bath.

CANOE SLALOM

Canoe Slalom (1953)

Good footage of Canoe Slalom trials at Shepperton Weir in Middlesex.

COALMEN'S RACE

Coalmen's Race (1953)

Coalmen take part in a coal carrying race at a garden fete in Stafford.

NEW ELECTRIC TOTE

New Electric Tote (1930)

New electric display board in use at Thirsk racecourse, Yorkshire.

REBUILDING STANDS AT LE MANS

Rebuilding Stands At Le Mans (1955)

French motor racing track is reconstructed after this year's...

REBUILDING ASCOT aka RE-BUILDING ASCOT

Rebuilding Ascot AKA Re-Building Ascot (1949)

Building work at Ascot race course to make all tracks...

TOTALISATOR

Totalisator (1951)

A totalisator forecasts and issues combinations for dog races. Wimbledon.

1962 DERBY CUTS - Colour

1962 Derby Cuts - Colour (1962)

Bookies counting money & winner at the winners enclosure after 1962...

SPEEDWAY SCHOOL

Speedway School (1949)

Motorcyclists test out their skills at a speedway school in Hoddesdon,...

PROTECTIVE HEADGEAR

Protective Headgear (1953)

Safety helmets are made and tested at a factory in Wheathampstead.

TRACTION ENGINE RACE

Traction Engine Race (1953)

Traction engine race across a field in Appleford, Berkshire.

MAD GREYHOUND

Mad Greyhound (1950)

Racing dog that turns somersaults inside trap before start of race.

ROMAN CHARIOTS

Roman Chariots (1953)

Roman gladiators from Chipperfield's circus practise their chariot racing in...

OUT TAKES / CUTS FROM CP 468 - RACING BUS-DRIVER, DONKEY FARM, FENCE OF WHEELS...

Out Takes / Cuts From Cp 468 - Racing Bus-Driver, Donkey Farm, Fence Of Wheels... (1963)

Out...

THE LENS LIAR - THE CAMERA CANNOT LIE....?

The Lens Liar - The Camera Cannot Lie....? (1921)

Special movie camera techniques are demonstrated...

IF AT FIRST YOU DON'T SUCCEED

If At First You Don't Succeed (1927)

Campbell breaks the land speed record in his Napier Bluebird.

ROYAL DUBLIN HORSE SHOW

Royal Dublin Horse Show (1921)

The Royal Dublin Horse Show includes a display of cottage industries...

THE SILVER BULLET

The Silver Bullet (1930)

Kaye Don shows off his car, the Silver Bullet, which has theoretical speed of...

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,...

SPECIAL ! THE MOON

Special ! The Moon (1969)

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

Selected Original - SPECIAL ! THE MOON

Selected Original - Special ! The Moon (1969)

Material relating to newsreel story "Special ! The...

DERBY issue title PATHE PICTORIAL LOOKS AT MAN'S BEST FRIEND

Derby Issue Title Pathe Pictorial Looks At Man's Best Friend (1947)

Unidentified horses run in...

GREYHOUND TRAINER issue title PATHE PICTORIAL LOOKS AT THE MODERN WOMAN

Greyhound Trainer Issue Title Pathe Pictorial Looks At The Modern Woman (1947)

Greyhound...

MIRA TESTING GROUND FOR AUSTIN CARS aka OPENING OF AUSTIN MOTORS TEST

Mira Testing Ground For Austin Cars AKA Opening Of Austin Motors Test (1949)

Line of Austin...

DEATH OF FRENCH AIR ACE GEORGE BOILLOT

Death Of French Air Ace George Boillot (1910-1919)

Shots of motor / air ace George Boillot who was...

ITALIAN MOTOR SHOW

Italian Motor Show (1962)

Giancarlo Baghetti at the wheel of the new Ferrari ASA 1000, driven at test...

THE EVOLUTION OF A CAR

The Evolution Of A Car (1920-1929)

Nice documentary tracing the stages involved in making a car in the...

THE SOVEREIGN aka SAIL MAKING

The Sovereign AKA Sail Making (1963)

We see people constructing sails for the yacht Sovereign which...

CAR TESTS IN FRANCE AND SKIING

Car Tests In France And Skiing (1950)

M.G. drives through France + skiing competition at Val d'Isere.

NEWMARKET  TOWN PLATE aka WOMEN JOCKEYS

Newmarket Town Plate AKA Women Jockeys (1961)

A story about the annual Newmarket Town Plate horse...

BRITISH

British "Baby" Car's Triumph! (1932)

George Eyston drives his MG Midget at over 120 mph on track near...

CINETOPICALITIES IN BRIEF NO. 97

Cinetopicalities In Brief No. 97 (1940)

Motorcycle trials and skiers in the Italian Alps and trains...

CALAMITY !

Calamity ! (1932)

Footage of model train accident for the benefit of children in the United States of...

THOROUGHBRED  HERE'S TO THE HORSE  reel 2

Thoroughbred Here's To The Horse Reel 2 (1940-1949)

Documentary all about horses - working horses,...

OUT TAKES / CUTS FROM CP 520 - DRAG CAR RACING, TESTING SAFETY BELTS, MOTOR WAYS...

Out Takes / Cuts From Cp 520 - Drag Car Racing, Testing Safety Belts, Motor Ways... (1964)

Out...

OUT TAKES / CUTS FROM CP 628 - OYSTER FARMING, THE BLACK AND WHITE DOG SHOW and...

Out Takes / Cuts From Cp 628 - Oyster Farming, The Black And White Dog Show And... (1967)

Out...

INTRODUCING THE NEW

Introducing The New "Bluebird" AKA Blue Bird (1932)

Sir Malcolm Campbell shows off the improvements...

THE OLIVE BANK LEAVES DURBAN FOR AUSTRALIA TO ENTER GRAIN RACE

The Olive Bank Leaves Durban For Australia To Enter Grain Race (1938)

The schooner 'Olive Bank'...

CITY AND SUBURBAN HANDICAP

City And Suburban Handicap (1938)

A horse called Pigskin wins the City and Suburban Handicap at Epsom.

POINT-TO-POINT DRAWS DUBLIN CROWD

Point-To-Point Draws Dublin Crowd (1950)

The Ward Union Hunt stage a point-to-point horse race near...

TROTTING

Trotting (1953)

Footage of the old sport of trotting racing in London.

GIRL CAR MANUFACTURER

Girl Car Manufacturer (1953)

Car manufacturer Daphne Arnott prepares her cars to race at Silverstone.

THE LIGHT BLUES

The Light Blues (1929)

Oxford and Cambridge rowing teams have to take to new waters when their usual...

TWIN ROTOR HELICOPTER and ROOSEVELT VISITS NEW SETTLEMENT AT GEORGIA

Twin Rotor Helicopter And Roosevelt Visits New Settlement At Georgia (1936)

Helicopter tests -...

 SPEED FILM  reel 5

Speed Film Reel 5 (1927)

Lots of clips featuring fast boats, cars, trains, greyhounds, rowing teams...

WHIPPET RACING, TROTTING RACE AND DONKEY RACE

Whippet Racing, Trotting Race And Donkey Race (1914-1919)

Whippet, horse and donkey races.