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SEVERN BORE

Severn Bore (1949)

People come out to witness the River Severn Bore, a wave which causes the river to...

CRANE LIFTS RECORD HEIGHT

Crane Lifts Record Height (1920)

A 160 ton bridge is lifted by a mammoth floating crane - breaking a...

FRANCE BUILDS DAM NEW DAM ON RIVER RHONE

France Builds Dam New Dam On River Rhone (1939)

Footage of new dam over the Rhone river under...

LOGGING IN GERMANY

Logging In Germany (1938)

Good shots of logs being moved by river.

HELICOPTER AT WORK

Helicopter At Work (1957)

Electric cables are transported across the River Rhine by helicopter. Germany....

SWANS AND CYGNETS

Swans And Cygnets (1969)

Riverside footage featuring swans. Good quality throughout.

OUT TAKES / CUTS FROM CP 475 - reel 2 OF 2 - BARGE RESTAURANT

Out Takes / Cuts From Cp 475 - Reel 2 Of 2 - Barge Restaurant (1964)

Cuts (rushes, out takes)...

AN ENGINEERING RECORD

An Engineering Record (1931)

A new bridge is moved into place in Glaisdale after flood washed away the...

600 GALLONS A MINUTE

600 Gallons A Minute (1943)

Firemen displays at the Brisbane River and in Sydney.

RESTOCKING THE THAMES

Restocking The Thames (1920)

Fish are netted in reservoirs and transported to the River Thames.

HULL - NOTTINGHAM BY RIVER

Hull - Nottingham By River (1924)

Tom Walsh, M.P., inspects new locks between Hull and Nottingham.

MORE POWER FOR FRANCE

More Power For France (1946)

Dam across River Cere will provide electricity for France's population.

THAMES TUNNEL HALVES MEET

Thames Tunnel Halves Meet (1959)

Construction of Dartford Tunnel - Kent and Essex ends of tunnel meets.

DIVERTING A RIVER

Diverting A River (1929)

Workmen dynamite parts of Blundellsands to create new channel for River Alt,...

CANADIAN LOGGING

Canadian Logging (1947)

Good footage of logs being transported to a pulp mill in Canada.

CLEARING THE RIVER RHINE

Clearing The River Rhine (1947)

Debris is cleared from the Rhine in Germany.

SHIPBUILDING BOOM

Shipbuilding Boom (1938)

Shipbuilding on the River Clyde and workers, glad to be in employment again.

 TROOPS BUILD BRIDGE ACROSS RIVER ARNO

Troops Build Bridge Across River Arno (1962)

Engineers of the Italian army build a quick bridge...

AUSTRALIA'S NEW TASMAN BRIDGE

Australia's New Tasman Bridge (1964)

A new bridge is opened over the Derwent River in Hobart,...

NEW BRIDGE IN CZECHOSLOVAKIA.

New Bridge In Czechoslovakia. (1967)

New suspension bridge in Czechoslovakia

MODEL OF NEW LIVERPOOL

Model Of New Liverpool (1947)

Views of the Mersey and then of the model for the planned new city...

AUSTRALIAN GOLD TOWN

Australian Gold Town (1967)

Abandoned Australian gold town of Sofala.

RUSSIAN FISHERMEN

Russian Fishermen (1967)

Various shots of Russian fishermen

OUT TAKES / CUTS FROM CP 469 - A JOB FOR THE POLICE

Out Takes / Cuts From Cp 469 - A Job For The Police (1963)

Cuts (rushes, out takes) for story A...

"... But Someone Must Have Told The Fish!" (1933)

Anglers parade through Paris before lowering...

ALL QUIET ON THE

All Quiet On The "Battle Of The Barges" Front! (1933)

Canal workers' threatened strike ends and...

"The Battle Of The Seine" (1933)

Barge workers use their boats to block the River as part of a strike.

HIGH LIFERS

High Lifers (1920-1929)

Men who work very high in the air are featured - on towers and scaffolding.

FIRE FIGHTERS OF FRANCE

Fire Fighters Of France (1931)

Powerful water hoses are tested over the River Seine in Paris.

SHIPBUILDING BOOM - CLYDE YARDS ON FULL TIME

Shipbuilding Boom - Clyde Yards On Full Time (1938)

Shipbuilding on the River Clyde and a...

SALMON FISHING ON THE LIFFEY

Salmon Fishing On The Liffey (1921)

Fishermen drag their nets in from the sea to reveal a...

GIANT CABLE WAY DROPPED - JARROW aka GIANT CABLEWAY

Giant Cable Way Dropped - Jarrow AKA Giant Cableway (1938)

The supports of a giant cableway come...

SPRING CLEANING THE EIFFEL TOWER

Spring Cleaning The Eiffel Tower (1946)

Workmen doing maintenance work on Eiffel Tower in Paris.

YORKSHIRE'S WONDER DAM

Yorkshire's Wonder Dam (1926)

Shots of a half constructed dam near Harrogate.

PARIS SILVER STEAMER

Paris Silver Steamer (1939)

Footage of boat auction along the Seine in Paris, France.

PILOT BOAT TRAGEDY

Pilot Boat Tragedy (1939)

Footage of the wreckage of a Mersey pilot boat on the River Mersey.

FARMERS FACE RUIN

Farmers Face Ruin (1957)

Thousands of North Italian farmers face ruin as floods sweep Piedmont and...

TUNNELLING UNDER THE THAMES

Tunnelling Under The Thames (1958)

Great scenes of the building of the Dartford Tunnel under the River...

ROAD CONQUERS JUNGLE

Road Conquers Jungle (1958)

Bulldozers and big machines are used to clear the path of a new large road...

4 DIE IN SUB DISASTER

4 Die In Sub Disaster (1954)

Submarine "Talent" is swept across Medway from its dry dock - 4 dockyard...

LARGEST TANKER

Largest Tanker (1968)

Tanker 'Megara' is largest ship ever to enter Thames. London.

A NOVEL CRAFT

A Novel Craft (1922)

A new type of boat is demonstrated - the Vane-wheel ship.

HAMPTON

Hampton (1935)

Unidentified boat is launched at Hampton-on-Thames.

LIFE ON THE ODRA RIVER

Life On The Odra River (1949)

Industrial scenes on the Odra River, Poland.

RECLAIMING THE LAND

Reclaiming The Land (1949)

Land reclamation in Norfolk - cuts from NP 265.

HYDROPOWER STATION UNDER CONSTRUCTION

Hydropower Station Under Construction (1957)

New hydropower station under construction at Kaunus in...

N.A.T.O. MANOEUVRES IN GREECE

N.A.T.O. Manoeuvres In Greece (1954)

N.A.T.O. observers, constructing bridge over river, and vehicles...

COWS

Cows (1959)

Cows in Holland

SUNKEN BARGE AT TOTTENHAM

Sunken Barge At Tottenham (1956)

Salvage operation takes place after barge carrying slab zinc sinks at...

FERRY / DEMOLITION YACHTING

Ferry / Demolition Yachting (1969)

Ferry at port, a building demolished and yachting.