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MAKING RAFTS

Making Rafts (1943)

Versatile rafts are made at Tyneside.

CLIFF RESCUE

Cliff Rescue (1949)

New cliff rescue equipment is tested at Beachy Head in Sussex.

DRAMA IN THE ALPS!

Drama In The Alps! (1937)

When a climber falls down a mountain a rescue squad spring into action to...

A FLOODED WORLD!

A Flooded World! (1932)

German flood scenes - lots of rushing water and food being handed out.

THE LIFESAVERS OF

The Lifesavers Of "Down Under" (1939)

A man is rescued from a cliff by ambulance men using a new kind...

ALSATIANS RULE SWISS ALPS

Alsatians Rule Swiss Alps (1950)

Alsatian dogs are being trained to rescue people in the snows of the...

M.T.B. ON THAMES - 1939

M.T.B. On Thames - 1939 (1939)

Air Sea Rescue boats on Thames in 1939.

REMEMBRANCE DAY FOR AIR SEA RESCUE UNITS

Remembrance Day For Air Sea Rescue Units (1960)

Men of the Air Sea Rescue service commemorate their...

LANCASHIRE FUSILIERS SPORTS MEETING  aka LANCS. FUSILIERS

Lancashire Fusiliers Sports Meeting AKA Lancs. Fusiliers (1914-1918)

Sports day for soldiers - sack...

SHIP WRECK OF USS MILWAUKEE

Ship Wreck Of Uss Milwaukee (1917)

Wreck of the USS Milwaukee while it was attempting to save the h.3...

FRENCH AMBULANCE

French Ambulance (1914-1918)

French medical team load stretcher onto ambulance, then soldiers pushing...

LIFEBOAT LAUNCHING AND RESCUE

Lifeboat Launching And Rescue (1920)

Footage of lifeboat being launched and rescue mission.

FIREFIGHTERS DRILL

Firefighters Drill (1910-1920)

Firefighters practise their drill.

TRAIN SMASH

Train Smash (1953)

Train disaster in Manchester, Lancashire.

FIRE - FIRE LINE ESCAPE

Fire - Fire Line Escape (1920-1929)

Footage of fire fighting.

TORPEDOED BOAT

Torpedoed Boat (1914-1919)

Item showing sailors rescued on chain of rafts.

MINES RESCUE STATION

Mines Rescue Station (1952)

Mines' rescue crew at Wakefield on practice exercise.

CLIFF RESCUE beware - other Colour Pics share this title

Cliff Rescue Beware - Other Colour Pics Share This Title (1963)

Rescue exercise performed at...

"The Pilot Of One Is Safe" (1942)

Airmen in distress at sea is thrown a dinghy and rescued by the...

STRANDED! aka SHIP STRANDED AT TWEED HEADS, AUSTRALIA

Stranded! AKA Ship Stranded At Tweed Heads, Australia (1940)

Crew of small stranded ship brought...

THE SEA GOING ROOSTER

The Sea Going Rooster (1932)

Item about a cockerel that can swim.

AIR-SEA RESCUE

Air-Sea Rescue (1970)

Demonstration of new Air-Sea rescue service in Southend-on-Sea, Essex.

AIR / SEA RESCUE

Air / Sea Rescue (1949)

A Sikorsky helicopter carries out a practise air / sea rescue in Calshot,...

SURVIVAL SCHOOL

Survival School (1952)

Footage of Royal Naval training exercise to rescue ditched pilot. Hampshire.

POLICE WATER RESCUE TRAINING

Police Water Rescue Training (1947)

Police in Kingston demonstrates how to rescue drowning men from a...

CLIFF RESCUE

Cliff Rescue (1954)

Demonstration of cliff rescue at Burling Gap, Sussex.

OUTWARD BOUND SCHOOL

Outward Bound School (1951)

Boys at an outward bound school learn how to carry out rescues on difficult...

AMERICAN TRANSPORT WRECKED

American Transport Wrecked (1917)

Shipwreck of the USA transport ship 'Summer' off coast of Jersey,...

FIRE BRIGADE FACES FRIENDLY CRITICS

Fire Brigade Faces Friendly Critics (1914-1918)

Demonstration by fire brigade at burning building.

FRENCH ARMY DOGS FIND WOUNDED

French Army Dogs Find Wounded (1914-1918)

French Army dogs learn to find wounded soldiers.

Fire on Ship Wellesley

Fire On Ship Wellesley (1910-1929)

Footage of large ship the Wellesley on fire.

PRISONERS FROM GERMANY aka SHIP WELCOMED BY CHEERING CROWD

Prisoners From Germany AKA Ship Welcomed By Cheering Crowd (1914-1918)

Crowds welcome ship coming...

Lifeboats Launched

Lifeboats Launched (1920-1929)

Footage of lifeboats being launched in Blackpool.

NEW LINER - 'DUCHESS OF ATHOLL'

New Liner - 'duchess Of Atholl' (1928-1929)

Liner ship 'Duchess of Atholl' undergoes lifeboat tests.

BOAT DRILL ON MAURETANIA aka AQUITANIA?

Boat Drill On Mauretania AKA Aquitania? (1920-1930)

Boat drill on Mauretania and rowing team from...

SUICIDE ATTEMPT FROM PARIS ROOFTOP

Suicide Attempt From Paris Rooftop (1927)

Footage of man attempting to commit suicide in Paris,...

AIR SEA RESCUE PATROL

Air Sea Rescue Patrol (1970-1975)

Footage from inside air sea rescue patrol helicopter.

HOSPITAL SHIP ROHILLA aka RESCUE OF SURVIVORS FROM WRECK

Hospital Ship Rohilla AKA Rescue Of Survivors From Wreck (1914)

Good footage of a lifeboat...

Coast Guard Exercises

Coast Guard Exercises (1920-1929)

Footage of coast guards in action in Dover, England.

UNDERWORLD HEROES

Underworld Heroes (1937)

The Ilkeston Mines Rescue Squad in training and on a practice exercise.

RAF MOUNTAIN RESCUE

RAF Mountain Rescue (1950)

Good footage of RAF mountain rescue training exercise in St. Athan in Wales.

UNITED STATES AIR SEA RESCUE

United States Air Sea Rescue (1956)

Air Sea Rescue with the USAAF.

MOUNTAIN RESCUE issue title is ON THE SPOT

Mountain Rescue Issue Title Is On The Spot (1943)

RAF Mountain Rescue Service search party finds...

HELICOPTER RESCUE

Helicopter Rescue (1951)

Air sea rescue using Westland helicopter and men of Royal Navy 705 squadron,...

JEEP LIFESAVERS aka LIFESAVERS

Jeep Lifesavers AKA Lifesavers (1963)

Lifeguards in Cornwall demonstrate lifesaving with the use of a...

TAKING A CHANCE

Taking A Chance (1930)

Woman demonstrates a new diving suit - bizarre.

FOR THOSE IN PERIL

For Those In Peril (1943)

Air Sea Rescue teams at work.

A WOMAN MANNED FIRE BRIGADE

A Woman Manned Fire Brigade (1930)

Women fire-fighters do their stuff - feeble jokes about their...

THE CRASH CAR

The Crash Car (1939)

Footage of aircraft rescue vehicle in New Jersey in the United States of America.

CANINE EXPLORERS

Canine Explorers (1936)

Nice footage of huskies pulling a sledge in an expedition in the Arctic regions.