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ROAD REPAIRS

Road Repairs (1970-1979)

Workmen breaking up the road and then laying down new tarmac.

DIVIDED ROADS issue title is UP AND DOING

Divided Roads Issue Title Is Up And Doing (1939)

A road in Dartford is divided by a fence, on one...

ROADS OF TOMORROW

Roads Of Tomorrow (1937)

Good footage of Autobahns / high speed motor roads being built in Germany.

HOCKEY INTER-PROVINCIAL

Hockey Inter-Provincial (1928)

Ulster and Munster hockey teams play an Inter-Provincial match on a very...

WATCH THE WHITE LINE!

Watch The White Line! (1940)

A new machine paints the white lines down the middle of the road.

NEW NON-SKID ROAD - EALING LNER

New Non-Skid Road - Ealing Lner (1938)

Good footage of men working on a new road in Ealing.

MODERN TRANSPORT

Modern Transport (1938)

A new concrete road in Italy has a central guiding section so the driver doesn't...

TRAILER - CHILD ROAD SAFETY

Trailer - Child Road Safety (1950)

Short trailer film to encourage children's road safety.

GIRL CYCLIST'S SIGN

Girl Cyclist's Sign (1936)

Girl on a bicycle with a big sign across her back.

WALKING STICK LIGHT

Walking Stick Light (1937)

A small lamp is attached to a walking stick in order to see in the dark.

SAFETY TEST

Safety Test (1952)

Road safety campaign for children in London.

NEW ASPHALT MACHINE

New Asphalt Machine (1966)

A new asphalt machine is demonstrated in Arnham in Holland

ROAD SIGNS

Road Signs (1970-1979)

Various shots of road signs and white line road markings.

TOURIST TROPHY RACE

Tourist Trophy Race (1910-1919)

Footage of motorcycle race.

NEW EAST-WEST AVENUE IN WARSAW BEING CONSTRUCTED.aka WARSAW :PLANS AND  MODEL OF...

New East-West Avenue In Warsaw Being Constructed.Aka Warsaw :plans And Model Of... (1948)

Building...

THE HORSE A THING OF THE PAST SOON

The Horse A Thing Of The Past Soon (1925)

Mechanical road cleaners and ploughs could make horse...

THE

The "Grate" Highway (1933)

A new Continental method of road building is seen, using steel grating and...

CRASH HELMETS

Crash Helmets (1953)

Crash helmets are tested at the Road Research Laboratory in Buckinghamshire.

MOTORWAY MACHINES

Motorway Machines (1965)

The large machines used to make modern motorways, M1 - Leicester.

MOTOR CYCLE SKIDDING TEST NEWS IN A NUTSHELL

Motor Cycle Skidding Test News In A Nutshell (1935)

Motorcycle with special side car that tests how...

PICCADILLY IS UP

Piccadilly Is Up (1927)

Workmen digging holes to form trenches along Piccadilly.

PONY AND DONKEY RACES

Pony And Donkey Races (1921)

Pony and donkey races attract the crowds at Finglas Road in Ireland.

LADIES HOCKEY

Ladies Hockey (1922)

Ladies Hockey match between Maids of the Mountain and Antiquity, Ailesbury road...

IRELAND DEFEATS WALES

Ireland Defeats Wales (1923)

Ireland beats Wales in Rugby International at Lansdowne Road. Ireland.

2 MAGNIFICENT ROADS

2 Magnificent Roads (1924)

The Minister of Transport opens two new roads between Newcastle and...

ARROW SLEEVES

Arrow Sleeves (1936)

Arrows on sleeves prove to be useful to cyclers.

NON SKID CAR aka NOW SKID CAR

Non Skid Car AKA Now Skid Car (1936)

Mr Shoffman tests his new non skid car in London.

MOTOR DEVICE

Motor Device (1936)

Mad motoring device to tell other drivers when you think it is safe to overtake.

'L' GLOVE LEARNER DRIVER

'l' Glove Learner Driver (1937)

Glove aid to learner drivers - keeps your hands warm and lets people...

DEAF WOMAN SIGN

Deaf Woman Sign (1937)

A deaf woman wears a sign on her back to let motorists know she can't hear them...

SAFETY FIRST MAC

Safety First Mac (1936)

A little boy learns road safety rules by having them stitched into the lining of...

ROUGHOMETER

Roughometer (1949)

A roughometer measures the irregularities in the road surface. Buckinghamshire.

CROSSING INDICATOR

Crossing Indicator (1949)

New pedestrian crossing indicator, London.

CARS issue title PATHE PICTORIAL GOES AWAY FOR THE WEEKEND

Cars Issue Title Pathe Pictorial Goes Away For The Weekend (1947)

Cars drive along a...

LEAKY LONDON

Leaky London (1929)

Roads are damaged during the 18th water pipe burst in a month at Lancaster Gate,...

FIRE IN CHARING CROSS ROAD

Fire In Charing Cross Road (1948)

Firemen tackle blaze in Charing Cross Road, London.

BURST WATER MAIN AT KEW

Burst Water Main At Kew (1950)

Workmen at Kew Gardens work to repair burst water pipe. London.

BUILDING ROADS IN KENYA.

Building Roads In Kenya. (1949)

Road making in Kenya

AUTOMATION RUNS MICA FACTORY

Automation Runs Mica Factory (1956)

Item showing an automated mica factory in Derby. Derbyshire.

PARIS FACE LIFT

Paris Face Lift (1963)

Restorations and repair works on the streets in Paris, France.

TALKING ROAD SIGNALS

Talking Road Signals (1963)

Talking roadside electronic equipment talks to drivers through car radio.

EUROPEAN HIGHWAY NUMBER 3

European Highway Number 3 (1950-1959)

European Highway number 3 in Germany.

TOURIST TROPHY RACE

Tourist Trophy Race (1920-1929)

Motorcycle racing, probably in Isle of Man.

BRISTOL

Bristol (1967)

Very brief slice of life in Bristol

OUT TAKES / CUTS FROM CP 510 - reel 2 of 2 - ROAD MANNERS and BEATNIK JEWELS

Out Takes / Cuts From Cp 510 - Reel 2 Of 2 - Road Manners And Beatnik Jewels (1964)

Cuts...

VARSITY RELAYS

Varsity Relays (1935)

Cambridge win all but one event against Oxford in the Varsity relay races.

PRECAUTIONS AGAINST AIR RAIDS

Precautions Against Air Raids (1937)

Police practice how to use gas masks.

GERMANY'S NEW STATE MOTOR ROAD OPENED

Germany's New State Motor Road Opened (1937)

Official opening of new motorway (autobahn) in Germany....

TRAFFIC TRIFLES

Traffic Trifles (1931)

A school in Germany uses models to explain road safety.

THE ROAD TESTER

The Road Tester (1931)

Man measures gradients of hills, road cambers, mileage, bridge heights etc.