Port Of London 1940-1949

Star Item
  • Add to Favourites
  • View as stills
This video has no sound

Comments (0)

We always welcome comments and more information about our films.

All posts are reactively checked. Libellous and abusive comments are forbidden.

Add your comment

To post a comment, please Register or to add a comment
Verbal warfare at its best. Here are some of history's greatest retorts and snarling insults. These people certainly didn't mince their words!
pope
British Pathe captured many extraordinary events on film over its 80 year history but sometimes the cameras were switched on when tragedy struck.
Franz Reichelt
On 18 September 2014 Scotland goes to the polls to vote on independence. To mark this and in celebration of all things Scottish, British Pathé has created Scotland: The Heritage Collection.
scot

Related Videos

Hide
As Admiral Of The Port Of London

As Admiral Of The Port Of London

The Lord Mayor of London visits the SS Strathnaver while it is docked at Tilbury.

Port Of London's Authority's

Port Of London's Authority's

Footage of the new Port of London Authority's building, London.

Mauretania Enters Port Of London

Mauretania Enters Port Of London

Good footage of the 'Mauretania arriving at the King George VI Dock in London.

Dock Strike Ends

Dock Strike Ends

The London dockers return to work, but almost at once comes another strike.

P.L.A. Health Ship

P.L.A. Health Ship

A look at the work of a Port of London Authority health ship. Gravesend, Kent.

Queen And Princess Margaret Inspect New Merchant Ship

Queen And Princess Margaret Inspect New Merchant Ship "Port Brisbane"

Queen Elizabeth and Princess Margaret inspect new merchant ship 'Port Brisbane' in London.

Pool Of London

Pool Of London

Goods loaded onto ships in Port of London during 1946 export drive.

Queen And Duke Visit Port Of London Authority, Pla Building

Queen And Duke Visit Port Of London Authority, Pla Building

The Queen and Prince Philip pay a visit to London's docks.

On 14th April 1912, four days into her maiden voyage, RMS Titanic struck an iceberg. These 15 images have been selected from Pathe's Titanic collection.
Titanic
August 2014 marks 100 years since the start of World War One. To honour this landmark occasion, British Pathé have launched this definitive collection of WW1 films.
yardstare
The Duke of Edinburgh has many talents, but it is his unique way with words that often receives the most attention. 
Philip
Over its history, the Pathe cameras filmed a number of people who had committed heinous crimes. So in no particular order, these images show ten faces of truly evil men and women.
Himmler
Are you guilty of perpetuating a story regardless of its truth? Here are some classic urban myths which you may not know are false.
Urban Legends
10 telling images selected from British Pathé's extensive WWI footage. 'The war to end all wars' was a war without parallel: over 70 million military personnel were involved and over 17 million people died.
WW1
Life before health and safety laws; men worked at huge heights, balancing on girders and cranes all in order to help build the world's tallest skyscrapers.
Vertigo
The images taken from inside Buchenwald Concentration Camp after its Liberation show us what it was like; it tells us what happened and forces us to remember.
Buchenwald