Item title reads - Engines in headlines.
Australia. M/S of driver consulting map, he is standing beside his replica Ford Quadricycle. C/U as he bends down to the engine. Various shots as he inspects it. M/S as the driver pushes the Quadricycle to start it. C/U as cow turns to watch. Various...
An aeroplane that lands on water is tested out on the River Seine in Paris.
A fleet of Army DUKWs surf-ride in Australia as part of a plan to eat floods.
'Half Safe' arrives to Australia after 7 years of touring the world - including Atlantic crossing.
The Alvis Cross Country Load Carrier amphibious vehicle is shown off.
Men in amphibious crafts laying phone lines in flooded area.
British and Australian troops advancing across flooded fields and through jungle.
Royal Marines land at Eastney, Hampshire, and stage one day miniature war.
New amphibious load carrying vehicle Alvis Stalwart demonstrated.