Exterior. M/S of an ancient and dilapidated Austin 7 on a used car lot. According to the narrator this car dates from 1931. Its price - eleven pounds - is painted roughly on the windscreen. Two young men, one of which is designer Laurie Falcon, push the car off the lot.
Promotional film for Austin lorries and vans - includes footage of design, manufacture, testing and use. c. 1958
Lovely red MG flies to Germany in an aeroplane capsule referred to as "boat" and named 'speedpack'.
Great Documentary about standards of Quality in BMC cars - good for science shots and for cars
The latest British car with numerous gadgets and devices demonstrated by sporting motorist Mr Joyce.
Documentary about the growth of the Morris motor company
A great documentary about the design, testing and building of the Austin 7, the original Mini.
Great film showing the very latest in babies prams including a funky motorised pram.
A rally of vintage Bullnose Morris cars takes place at Woburn Abbey.
Out takes (rushes, cuts) for stories featured in CP 371.
Promotional film for Austin lorries and vans - includes footage of design, manufacture, testing and use. c 1958
An informative look at the building and use of fibreglass boats.
Documentary about the manufacture and export of British motor cars. c. 1962
Team of scientists works on invention of hovercraft - interesting model testing shots for science lovers.
Scales are not just for cooking but are also scientific tools as this item about precision balances shows.
Imagining what car of future will look like, with diagrams by Joe Noble.
Cuts (rushes, out takes) for stories featured in CP 368.
Out takes (rushes, cuts) for stories featured in CP 379.
Out takes (rushes, cuts) for stories featured in CP 384.
With caterpillar tracks and bogie wheels, the new Land Rover can go on rough terrain and railway tracks
Road safety research conducted by using some quirky looking constructions and some 'children's toys'.
Truly hilarious pastiche of the "March of Time" film series - chimps make a newsreel!
An exciting account of the preparations, both here and in the USA, for the land speed record attempt.
A look at the ways in which domestic appliances are tested for safety and durability before they are sold.
A great documentary about the design, testing and building of the Austin 7, a forerunner of the Mini