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ROAD SWEEPING

Road Sweeping (1970)

Road sweeper at work.

RUBBISH DISPOSAL

Rubbish Disposal (1970)

Various shots from rubbish dump

WASTE

Waste (1970-1979)

VS of rubbish being piled into huge dump or landfill site.

RUBBISH TIP

Rubbish Tip (1960-1969)

A dustbin lorry dumping its load into a tip

ROAD SWEEPER

Road Sweeper (1936)

A road sweeper shows off his invention - a brush and shovel combined.

RUBBISH! IT'S NOT SO DUSTY

Rubbish! It's Not So Dusty (1966)

Dustcarts are to be fitted with washbasins.

PARIS GARBAGE STRIKE

Paris Garbage Strike (1947)

Rubbish collects in streets of Paris when refuse collectors go on strike.

CLEANING UP THE TOWN - RUBBISH USED FOR HEATING aka CLEANING UP THE TOWN

Cleaning Up The Town - Rubbish Used For Heating AKA Cleaning Up The Town (1961)

A new Swiss...

SEAGULLS

Seagulls (1972)

Seagulls on rubbish tip.

DUMPING POISONOUS WASTE

Dumping Poisonous Waste (1970-1979)

Men drilling in the woods & large rubbish tip.

STATEN ISLAND RUBBISH TIP

Staten Island Rubbish Tip (1972)

Footage of a large rubbish tip.

RUBBISH TIP STATEN ISLAND

Rubbish Tip Staten Island (1972)

Lorries emptying rubbish at land fill site.

SALVAGE FROM RUBBISH

Salvage From Rubbish (1970-1979)

Clothes, paper and metal rubbish sorted and packaged.

SALVAGE FROM RUBBISH

Salvage From Rubbish (1970-1975)

Footage of rubbish processing plant.

AUSTRALIA - BACCY MAKES A BONFIRE

Australia - Baccy Makes A Bonfire (1964)

Bales of unsold tobacco burnt in Australia due to over...

DUSTMEN'S STRIKE

Dustmen's Strike (1969)

Footage of rubbish piled up in the streets of Hackney during Dustmen's strike....

 TRASH-PAK COMPACTOR

Trash-Pak Compactor (1969)

Special vehicle for compacting large amounts of rubbish - on display at...

HORSE CARTS REPLACE MOTOR DUST CARTS

Horse Carts Replace Motor Dust Carts (1965)

Horse and cart replacing motor dust carts used...

DUSTBIN RECORD BREAKING STUNTS

Dustbin Record Breaking Stunts (1960)

Rag events including measuring bins and driving a motorised...

ANTILITTER WEEK

Antilitter Week (1969)

Youngsters cleaning streets during the anti litter week in London.

SLUMS / GLASGOW

Slums / Glasgow (1970-1979)

Evocative shots of slum housing in Glasgow.

MAN SCAVENGER AND ALARM CLOCK aka CLOCK ON MAN'S BACK issue title PLAY-TIMING

Man Scavenger And Alarm Clock AKA Clock On Man's Back Issue Title Play-Timing (1936)

An old...

RUBBISH MADE USEFUL

Rubbish Made Useful (1965)

The Vickers Seerdrum plant turns rubbish into a pulverised peat like...

EVERYWHERE - CAR DUMPING A MAJOR NUISANCE

Everywhere - Car Dumping A Major Nuisance (1965)

Item about problem of abandoned cars in public...

THE BINCRAFT

The Bincraft (1966)

Boat made of the dustbins speeds across water at Taplow.

CLEANING UP STREETS - PARIS

Cleaning Up Streets - Paris (1968)

Soldiers help clean up the streets after riots in Paris, France.

POLLUTION

Pollution (1969)

Bulldozer flattening the mountain of rubbish on field.

RUBBISH DUMP IN PORT OF SPAIN

Rubbish Dump In Port Of Spain (1971)

Piles of rubbish attracts vultures in Trinidad.

POLLUTION

Pollution (1970)

Polluted waters, smoking factory chimneys & planes leaving trails of pollutants.

STREET CLEANERS STRIKE - PHILADELPHIA

Street Cleaners Strike - Philadelphia (1938)

Rubbish piles up as street cleaners go on strike in...

FURNITURE EXHIBITION

Furniture Exhibition (1969)

Great footage of the latest interior design at the Earl's Court Furniture...

IDEAL HOME EXHIBITION

Ideal Home Exhibition (1969)

People rush to get Ideal Home Exhibition finished after strikes delay...

INDONESIA - AFTER WAR SCENES

Indonesia - After War Scenes (1945)

British troops feed Indonesian children - Japanese prisoners...

FRENCH GIRL STUDENTS IN SOCIAL SERVICE IN ALGERIA

French Girl Students In Social Service In Algeria (1957)

Shots of children, Girl writing, seated...

POLLUTION

Pollution (1960-1969)

Smoking chimneys, tall office buildings, cleaning buildings and tons of rubbish.

POLLUTION

Pollution (1969)

Smoking chimneys, vast industrial areas, heavily polluted river etc.

SHANTY TOWN - BEETHAM

Shanty Town - Beetham (1970)

Terrible living conditions in Trinidad shanty town

PUB / WATERLOO BRIDGE AND RUBBISH TIP

Pub / Waterloo Bridge And Rubbish Tip (1960-1969)

Busy pub. Waterloo bridge. Rubbish tip on the side of...

ART & SCULPTURE TREASURES IN RUBBISH, HAMBURG

Art & Sculpture Treasures In Rubbish, Hamburg (1967)

People inspecting 'rubbish' before collection...

BUCKINGHAM PALACE

Buckingham Palace (1976)

Buckingham Palace and crowds during Silver Jubilee celebrations.

RUBBISH TIP AT STATEN ISLAND

Rubbish Tip At Staten Island (1972)

Shots of a large rubbish tip on Staten Island, New York. United...

DEFENCE AGAINST DISEASE

Defence Against Disease (1972)

Part of a short documentary about various diseases and how to combat...

FRANCE IN GRIP OF GENERAL STRIKE

France In Grip Of General Strike (1961)

Shots of Paris during general strike.

BRISTOL HOLDS ANTI LITTER WEEK

Bristol Holds Anti Litter Week (1967)

Student cleaning the town during anti litter week in Bristol.

CLEANING UP IN WASHINGTON

Cleaning Up In Washington (1967)

Children clean up overgrown areas of city of Washington.

PARIS RIOTS

Paris Riots (1968)

Violent riots and strikes paralyse Paris and rest of France.

DUKE VISITS FLOOD DISASTER TOWN; AND SCAVENGERS AT DUMP

Duke Visits Flood Disaster Town; And Scavengers At Dump (1968)

Duke of Edinburgh visits flooded...

SPRING IN BERLIN

Spring In Berlin (1962)

People occupied in various tasks with the aim of maintaining the city to attract...

 EARTHQUAKE, FLOODS AND TYPHOON

Earthquake, Floods And Typhoon (1962)

American newsreel about natural disasters in Iran, Korea and...

RUBBISH COLLECTION

Rubbish Collection (1970-1979)

Out takes from a Thames Television children's programme "Magpie" about rubbish...