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POLISH TRUCK FACTORY

Polish Truck Factory (1940-1949)

Polish motor trucks called "Star 20" under construction in factory.

MODERN TRANSPORT

Modern Transport (1938)

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

ASSEMBLING ARMY TRUCKS

Assembling Army Trucks (1944)

Army trucks being assembled in a factory - location of events unknown.

NOW WHAT'S ALL THIS ABOUT

Now What's All This About (1929)

British army called in to stop rioting strikers in Bombay, India.

AFTER THE GREAT ADVANCE

After The Great Advance (1916)

Distribution of supplies after the 'Big Push'; 1916.

6 WHEEL MOTORS

6 Wheel Motors (1920-1929)

British soldiers drive 6 wheel motor trucks about field and along rural roads.

MOTOR LORRY CLIMBS UP PUDDING HILL

Motor Lorry Climbs Up Pudding Hill (1920-1929)

Footage of lorry climbing Pudding Hill.

WESTLAND HELICOPTERS AT LE BOURGET AIR SHOW

Westland Helicopters At Le Bourget Air Show (1967)

Helicopter demonstration in Paris with Westland...

TRUCK DRIVERS

Truck Drivers (1965)

Truck drivers, good and bad driving around Oxfordshire.

ACTIVITY AT ALDERSHOT

Activity At Aldershot (1936)

Troops at Aldershot prepare to leave for Palestine. Hampshire.

HORSELESS RHA DISPLAY

Horseless RHA Display (1938)

Army manoeuvre where instructions are relayed to mobile gun batteries by...

GOVERNMENT'S GIANT STOREHOUSE FOR MECHANISED UNITS

Government's Giant Storehouse For Mechanised Units (1938)

A glimpse inside giant warehouses full...

BRITISH LOCOS FOR BUENOS AIRES

British Locos For Buenos Aires (1938)

A locomotive is taken by road to Liverpool where it will be...

GIGANTIC RUNNER GOES BY ROAD TO BIRKENHEAD aka CROSS COUNTRY

Gigantic Runner Goes By Road To Birkenhead AKA Cross Country (1939)

Footage of large rudder...

TAMING NATURE

Taming Nature (1958)

Massive building works underway on the Kariba Dam in Zimbabwe.

TRUCK FOR LAND AND SEA

Truck For Land And Sea (1961)

The Alvis Cross Country Load Carrier amphibious vehicle is shown off.

SUPERMARKET ON WHEELS

Supermarket On Wheels (1961)

Mobile supermarket takes shopping to outlying areas of Mexico City.

NEW TRUCK aka NEW GIANT RUSSIAN DUMPER TRUCK

New Truck AKA New Giant Russian Dumper Truck (1969)

Gigantic dumper truck "Belaz 549" from Soviet...

COAL TRUCKS

Coal Trucks (1948)

Volunteers from local cricket team help to clear coal from railway sidings and get it...

ICE-CREAM TRICYCLE

Ice-Cream Tricycle (1949)

A look at a new ice-cream truck on show at Olympia, London.

HYDRAULIC TAILBOARD

Hydraulic Tailboard (1948)

A new hydraulic gate lift on a lorry saves time and energy in loading...

US ARMY SNORKEL TRUCK

Us Army Snorkel Truck (1950)

New American snorkel truck drives across quite deep water.

B.I.F. CASTLE BROMWICH

B.I.F. Castle Bromwich (1952)

Truck exhibition in Birmingham

TRUCK CRASH

Truck Crash (1963)

Truck crashes into a house in Sydney, Australia.

HUMBER FILM

Humber Film (1940-1949)

A film to demonstrate the latest four wheel drive army vehicles - Tank, Truck and...

FORK-LIFT COMPETITION

Fork-Lift Competition (1969)

Obstacle course for fork lift truck drivers - a contest to find the best.

NEW ZEALANDERS AT AUCKLAND  aka NEW ZEALAND ARMY PREPARATIONS

New Zealanders At Auckland AKA New Zealand Army Preparations (1914-1918)

Soldiers and army...

BIG GUNS TO TAKE FRESH POSITIONS

Big Guns To Take Fresh Positions (1914-1918)

Transporting Big Guns

ABDEL KRIM

Abdel Krim (1919)

Footage of captured prisoner under armed guard.

FLOODS - NEWCASTLE

Floods - Newcastle (1920-1929)

Flooding in Newcastle.

SNOW SCENES

Snow Scenes (1927)

Men work to dig out cars and vans stuck in snow drifts in the countryside.

FIRE - SOUTHPORT

Fire - Southport (1920-1929)

Shots of charred ruins of Southport theatre / Opera House after fire.

FIRE - FIRE LINE ESCAPE

Fire - Fire Line Escape (1920-1929)

Footage of fire fighting.

SEA TRUCK

Sea Truck (1966)

Good shots of a flat bottomed boat or sea truck being built and carrying cargo.

MATCHBOX CARS

Matchbox Cars (1965)

Nice footage of Matchbox cars being made in a Hackney factory.

2,000 OTC CADETS IN CAMP

2,000 Otc Cadets In Camp (1933)

Young boys enjoy a visit to an Officers Training Corps camp in...

ROAD MAKERS

Road Makers (1936)

Native Abyssinians build roads for the Italians. Abyssinia (Ethiopia).

HOUSES WHILE YOU WAIT

Houses While You Wait (1930)

A prefabricated house is built in a day.

DOWN IN THE QUARRY - SOMETHING STIRRED!

Down In The Quarry - Something Stirred! (1930)

Explosions in limestone quarries in Bowes,...

WITH US FORCES IN ICELAND

With Us Forces In Iceland (1941)

An item showing American troops stationed in Iceland surviving the...

7 YEAR TREK

7 Year Trek (1921)

Commander Weston and his family prepare to take their car on a seven year round the...

CASTELLON REJOICES - SPAIN

Castellon Rejoices - Spain (1938)

Castellon welcomes invading soldiers during Spanish civil war. ...

DESERT CONVOY ATTACKED

Desert Convoy Attacked (1942)

Pathe cameraman Terry Ashwood films attack on convoy of British army...

FROM CAPE TO CAIRO alternative version

From Cape To Cairo Alternative Version (1926)

Motor expedition across Africa reaches Cairo, Egypt.

WHEN WINTER CAME

When Winter Came (1940)

Snow covered scenes - lots of ice and and snow - huge drifts.

COALMINE IN THE SKY

Coalmine In The Sky (1954)

Canadians mining coal from 7000 feet high up Rocky Mountains and bring it...

STONE MEN OF WALES

Stone Men Of Wales (1936)

Good study of a large stone quarry in Carnarvonshire, Wales.

NEW AUTOMOBILE ROAD aka GERMANY EXTENDS AUTOBAHN & AUTOBAHN EXTENDED

New Automobile Road AKA Germany Extends Autobahn & Autobahn Extended (1955)

Western Germany...

FORK LIFT TRUCK aka LORRY LIFT

Fork Lift Truck AKA Lorry Lift (1953)

A new fork lift truck demonstrates how easily it can pick up a...

JAVA EVACUATES

Java Evacuates (1945)

Material showing the evacuation of Java.