A look at the scenic town of Fowey in Cornwall.
The 'Espiegle' runs on the rocks in a dense fog, thus commencing the Cornish Wrecks Season.
Ceremony on the Cornish Coast. Prayers for the dead and sprinkling flowers on the water
A group of bright young things go Lance fishing in Cornwall.
King George VI tours Cornwall and Devon.
The ancient Furry Dance takes place in the Cornish town, Helston, Cornwall.
Naval funeral of J Travers in Cornwall.
Men pick through rubble outside storm-damaged (?) building in Torpoint, Cornwall.
Hurling game in Cornwall.
Nice footage of the Prince of Wales at agricultural show.
Fund-raising for new lifeboat following the loss of the previous one in gales.
Australian pilot Hawker's aeroplane lifted out of the ocean after transatlantic flight attempt.
Historical pageant in Cornwall.
The annual festival at Helston in Cornwall includes the ancient Furry Dance which people perform in the town.
Prince of Wales takes a trip on an oyster dredger and presents prizes at a show on his trip to the West Country.
The SS Jaunakis is beached in Penzance after strong gales at sea, Cornwall.
Two ships run ashore just off the Cornish coast as result of thick fog, Cornwall.
Shipwrecked boat is seen close to coast in Cornwall.
The Captain and crew of the "Adolf Venner" are saved by being winched across to land.
The SS (S.S.) Nivelle after it has been driven ashore by unseasonal weather. Cornwall.
An expedition to the North Pole begins its first stage by boat from Falmouth, Cornwall.
Farm labourers and clay workers fight in Cornwall county wrestling championships. Newquay.
Duchy of Cornwall oysters are enjoyed in first Cornish oyster feast. Falmouth, Cornwall.
A French steamer is saved by breeches buoy on Cornish coast at Kennack.
Local people dance and sing around knills steeple
Traditional Cornish wrestling on village green at St. Columb.
Memorial parade and service for 5th Battalion Duke of Cornwall's Light Infantry.
After battling with storm at sea, ship - the Aldworth - reaches port of Falmouth.
Men wrestle in the park in Cambourne.
The 'Discovery' and its crew reaches Falmouth, returning from the South Pole seas.
Nice footage of women at work harvesting and packing flowers.
Footage of the French steamer, 'Gap', that had run aground on the Cornish coast and her rescued crew.
Footage of steamer "Eltham" wrecked on Cornish coast, all 11 crew are missing.
S.S. Mellanear runs aground on the rocks at Land's End, Cornwall.
Airmen are rescued by crew of Brixham trawler "Children's Friend" after 13 hours adrift. Penzance, Cornwall.
A four masted sailing ship, 'Hougomont' sails in towards port at Falmouth after a 124 day race from Australia.
The Belgian steamer "Mona" is saved in a storm by skill of her crew. Newlyn, Cornwall.
Greek steamer "Archangelos" runs straight into rocks at Coverack during foggy weather. Cornwall.
The Furry Dance in Helston sees the whole town joining in and dancing through the streets in a big procession. Cornwall.
Chaos reigns when the whole town of St. Columb joins in a Hurling match. Cornwall.
The submarine L-1 gets stranded on the rocks at Cape Cornwall after drifting from its tug. Cornwall.
Duke of Gloucester names a new lifeboat in Padstow.
Woman paints a road sign to hang in Truro, Cornwall.
Nice shots of sailing boats off the coast at Falmouth.
Ancient custom carried out in the streets of a Cornwall Town - men dressed as horses welcome Summer.
The ancient Furry Dance takes place in the Cornish town of Helston.
Short but sweet travelogue showing various spots in Cornwall and its residents.
Good shots of processes involved in tin mining - gives an idea of the hard physical work involved.
A co-operative farm in Stoke Climsland, Cornwall, started by local rector Canon Andrews.
Petrol pump in boat acts as floating petrol station of yachts in Fowey, Cornwall.
Pathe takes you on a tour of the Cornish fishing village of Polperro.
Two women hikers explore ruins of Tintagel Castle in Cornwall.
Town criers competition is held at Bodmin.
Throwing sheaves over high pole - this is called wheat piching.
A look at the lovely little fishing village of Port Isaac in north Cornwall.
Robert Whiting makes puppets of celebrities and puts on shows. Newquay, Cornwall.
Educational film showing work of fishermen.
The Furry clock has little models which dance around like the real couples in Helston, Cornwall.
The Reverend Alan Wyan (?) designs the new Lloyds war medal for the merchant navy.
King George VI and Queen Elizabeth see a tin mine, land girls, WRENS and RAF cadets.
A sailor comes home from the war to his fishing village home in Cornwall.
Coast guard service in Cornwall.
Footage of country farm run by Kenneth and Kay Davies in Cornwall.
Cornish Gorsedd procession to Perran Round.
Fishermen go fishing from trawlers off Newlyn, Cornwall.
Nice story about a soldier and a WAAF visiting Mullion Cove in Cornwall.
Cornish druidic procession, veterans' Victory Parade in Midlands + Miss America contest.
The disputed salvaged ship "American Farmer" docks in Falmouth with Americans onboard.
Wren Pat Downing returns to her home fishing village and helps her Dad catch lobsters.
HMS 'Warspite' aground at Prussia Cove, Cornwall.
Town Criers give their best shouts in a competition in Bodmin,
Radar supplies dropped to a weather ship by plane & new two-way propellor plane tested.
Cornwall holiday resort of Looe is under water.
Annual hurling match is played in Cornish village.
Salvage men break up the battleship 'Warspite', run aground on the Cornish coast.
The 'Triton' goes to rescue of lighthouse keepers trapped in Wolf Rock lighthouse. Cornwall.
Fisherman Bill Butters uses hazel branches to make crab pots. Cornwall.
Western Foxhounds meet at Rosehill Sanatorium where their Secretary is a patient. Penzance.
A weather plane disappears at sea - a big hunt is set in train.
Making crab pots in Cornwall.
A look at how the drink mead is made in Gulval, Cornwall.
Pilchard fishing off the coast of Penzance in Cornwall.
Travelogue item showing people of St. Michael's Mount, Cornwall, going about their business.
Engineers working on supersonic rocket, Cornwall.
Western Union Fleet manoeuvres in Cornwall.
Bamboo plantation in Cornwall.
a postman delivers mail to St Michael's Mount in Cornwall.
Nice item about a horse that drinks beer at pub in Marazion, Cornwall.
Rows of white sails of dinghies at Falmouth, mini cannon firing, yachts sailing.
Nice footage of bird sanctuary in the village of Mousehole, Cornwall.
Captain of the sunken ship, "Flying Enterprise", and his rescuers welcomed in Falmouth.
A cargo ship "Liberty" blazes off Cornwall and the U.S. tanker "Pendleton" splits in half.
Fishermen use special sound equipment to detect the fish in the sea. Newlyn, Cornwall.
A Royal Navy Minesweeper runs aground in St. Ives.
Crew of S.S. Liberty rescued from shipwreck off Land's End.
RSPCA rescue mission in Cornwall
Diviner Catherine Bent has such extreme reactions her whole body twitches when near water.
Fisherman carries on family tradition in Cornwall.
50's pagan dancing ritual - pagan rituals have changed over years... Interesting watch for today's pagans.
Rehearsals for a performance of "the Scottish play" at Minack Cliff Theatre in Cornwall.
Sculptor Elinor Lambert makes artworks from stones found on a Cornish beach.
Beautiful shots of Cornish coastline.
Queen & Duke at Arrallas Farm, Truro Square & Home Farm, Cornwall (in the rain).
Husband, wife and a baby sail in a ketch from Falmouth in search of a coral island home.
Prince Philip visits Geevor tin mine and Melbur clay pit in Cornwall.
Coastal Command in Cornwall transports mail to sailors on board warship in Atlantic.
Shark fishing in Cornwall and inflatable sausage barge delivers fuel to Jersey.
Barbara Hepworth, Leonard Fuller and Bernard Leach are some of the artists of St. Ives Art colony.
Shots of the sculptor Barbara Hepworth at work and of her exhibition.
The 'Cornish Belle' lifeboat at sea in Cornwall
Long distance walker Dr Barbara Moore arrives in Cornwall.
Dr Dyke's Steam Traction Engine goes shopping in the village of Rilla Mill on Bodmin Moor, Cornwall.
Cornwall County Fire Service demonstrate the Austin Gipsy Fire Engine
Some superstitions and rituals are seen in Cornwall.
An item about the tiny airport at Land's End in Cornwall.
Lifeguards in Cornwall demonstrate lifesaving with the use of a jeep.
Revd Pellow of Stepney takes a cross on pilgrimage to Looe with helpers and boy scouts.
Skin divers catch shellfish at Newlyn in Cornwall.
Cleanup operation gets underway from 'Torrey Canyon' oil tanker disaster in Cornwall.
Australian life savers make presentation of surf boat to Perranporth in Cornwall. London.
Footage of official opening of the Goonhilly satellite and communications centre, Cornwall.