GV. Town in Venezuela.
LV. Bumper to bumper traffic along narrow road (according to voiceover the road is between Acarigua and Caracas). SV. Back view, bumper to bumper traffic along narrow road.
GV. Pan, mountainous countryside.
SV. Men placing charges...
Material relating to newsreel story "£2,000,000 per mile!" - 52/56
The development of road, rail and water transport in Britain - focuses on nationalisation in 1947
Documentary detailing 50 years of British involvement in the oil industry of Iran.
The Bristol Channel and Docks. Many views of Bristol including the Clifton Suspension Bridge
Promotional film for Austin lorries and vans - includes footage of design, manufacture, testing and use. c. 1958
Various shots of Phnom Penh in Cambodia - street scenes, landmarks etc.
Production of M.G. cars plus footage of them being tested and raced.
A great documentary about the design, testing and building of the Austin 7, the original Mini.
Training film for the military showing the good work of the Royal Army Service Corps.
Work on the St. Bernard tunnel in the Alps border between Italy and Switzerland.
Nice travelogue through Switzerland - also happens to be an advert for the Wolseley 1500 saloon car. c. 1959
Various Pathe news footage regarding events in Ethiopia during 1941.
Fascinating film about the building of new motorways in Germany in the 1930s.
Item shows effect of General Strike on all aspects of British life.
Effects of General Strike on lives of British people.
Compilation of funny stories - performing chimps, making movies, flea circus, tightrope walking etc.
Various shots of Cambodia and Vietnam - street scenes, work, jungle etc.
Educational film about cargo trade featuring various London docks.
An item about the newly constructed bridge over the River Tamar on the Cornwall/ Devon border.
Documentary about the growth of the Morris motor company
A new modern arterial road near Bristol is featured.
Educational film detailing the building of railways in West Africa.
Construction work on the new London Bridge over the River Thames.
Strange miscellany of quirky bits and pieces - club swinging, road drilling, piano playing etc.