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Motorcycle and Light Car Club
|Date||[ca. 1930]; 1937; 1938; 1939||ID||4004|
Filmed during the 1930s, this silent film features the Horsham and District Motorcycle and Light Car Club at various events in south east England. Motorcycle races and car rallies are seen in mostly rural settings with spectators watching from a distance. The film includes a number of intertitles denoting the events with when and where they took place.
[Soldiers Marching; Cricket Match, Guildford]
This black and white film shows members of the Queen's Royal (West) Surrey Regiment on parade and playing a game of cricket on a field next to their Stoughton Barracks in Guildford, Surrey.
[Guildford; Competitive Sports; Marching; Portrait]
This edited film show the officers and men from the Queen's Royal (West) Surrey Regiment on base at Stoughton Barracks participating in a sports day event and on parade.
This edited film shows a drill or demonstration with guns and ammunition by the Queen's Royal (West) Surrey Regiment at their barracks (Stoughton) or field station (?). The soldiers have group photographs taken and are seen socialising in between shots. A military passenger vehicle is filmed leaving and passes a church and other buildings along the route to another location.
[The Royal Surrey County Hospital Fundraising Films]
Two films, one a short drama and one a factual film, from a pre-NHS era, both made to encourage the public to make donations and raise funds for the Royal Surrey County Hospital.
NFS Reg. Pump Comp 1942
|Date||24 October 1942||ID||9106|
This edited colour film shows highlights of the National Fire Service No. 32 Fire Force Area (Woking), Trailer Pump competition in Guildford, on October 24th 1942.
Army vs. N.F.S. Dispatch Riders Training Trial, Nov. 26, 1944
This edited black and white film shows the Army and NFS (National Fire Service) dispatch riders' training trial on November 26th 1944. Several men are seen competing over eight separate challenges throughout the day. This film has intertitles throughout.
Maxicuts By Drummond Bros, Great Britain
|Date||[ca. 1958 - 1962]||ID||1656|
This promotional film contains images of Drummond Bros Ltd automatic Maxicut range in operation. Maxicut specialist lathes, machine tools and gear-shapers were introduced onto the market following the Second World War.
3rd Battalion the Queen’s Royal Surrey Regiment
|Date||1958 - 1961||ID||1748|
This silent film features events in the life of the 3rd Battalion The Queen's Royal Surrey Regiment (TA) between 1958 and 1961. Intersected with titles, the film includes exercises, civil defence training, parades, initiative tests, combined operations, an annual camp and a tour of Belgium and the Netherlands.
[Yvonne Arnaud Theatre]
|Date||[ca. early 1960s]||ID||1572|
This amateur film captures the ceremony marking the beginning of the construction of the Yvonne Arnaud Theatre in Guildford. Local dignitaries and actors make speeches to mark the commencement of piling on site. Vanessa Redgrave casts her foot in wet concrete and talks with the builders.
|Date||[ca. 1960 - 1965]||ID||5021|
A collection of local scenes of Guildford, that includes several local churches, hospitals, the high street and waterways.
|Date||[ca. 1960 - 1963]||ID||5022|
A short film showing the construction work at The Cathedral Church of the Holy Spirit, Guildford, later known as Guildford Cathedral before the erection of the church tower. Scenes show the interior of the Church with work being undertaken, and views through several stained and plain glass windows.
[Family Album V: Lido; Birthday Party; Fireworks; Boxing Day; Etc]
The Lambert family at home, during a visit to a friend and performing for the camera in the early 1960s.
Old Surrey Watermills
|Date||1962 - 1963||ID||1584|
A compilation of static views showing a series of water mills from across Surrey, intercut with titles denoting location.
Surrey - Some of its lovely Villages and Countryside
|Date||1962 to 1963||ID||14121|
An affectionate look at various villages and scenery in Surrey featuring Pyrford Church, Ripley, Chobham, Frensham Pond, Shere, Abinger Hammer, Guildford Cathedral with visits to Chobham Air Show and the Guildford Show
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