BBC South item with commentary by John Arlott.
BBC South; 1963; B/W; sound
Rare early footage depicting the launch of an ocean yacht.
Film maker unknown; c1900; B/W; silent
Earl Haig carries out the ceremony on 3 July 1921, and visits the Gosport branch of the British Legion.
Film maker unknown; 1921; B/W silent
Local MP Sir John Davidson opens the hospital on 28 April 1923.
McDowells Commercial Films Ltd.; 1923; B/W; silent
Events included in this amateur local newsreel are the launch of Tommy Sopwiths Endeavour II yacht, a British win at the International Model Yacht Races, and the 1936 Gosport Carnival.
C A Russell & Ken Craigie; 1936; B/W; silent
Amateur film of the Coronation procession in Gosport.
C A Russell & Ken Craigie; 1937; B/W; silent
Footage of soldiers on the Army firing gange, taken at the start of World War Two.
Film maker unknown; c1939; B/W; sSilent
Scenes showing Gosports role in Operation Overlord, including military exercises at Stokes Bay and the unloading of injured soldiers after the invasion, at Elson Hardway.
Army Film Unit; 1944; B/W; silent
Advertising film featuring Lee White Laundry at Lee-on-Solent, made for a trade fair in 1948.
Eric Stewart; 1948; B/W; silent
Commissioned by Gosport Borough Council to show the area during a time of change and redevelopment.
Gosport Borough Council; 1959; Colour; silent
Housing improvements during the late 1960s and early 1970s.
Gosport Borough Council; 1968-1972; Colour; silent
The entertainment centre at Lee-on-Solent, just prior to demolition in 1971.
Gosport Borough Council; 1971; Colour silent
Amateur film of people sea bathing, and the arrival of a seaplane at the Naval Air Station (HMS Daedalus).
Dr. G H Johnson; 1934; B/W; silent
Extract showing aircraft massing at Lee-on-Solent Air Station (HMS Daedalus) for the Naval Review fly-past at Spithead in 1953.
Portsmouth Cine Club; 1953; Colour; silent
Extract showing the opening of the Co-Op grocery store in Lee-on-Solent, 14 August 1935.
PIMCO; 1935; B/W; silent
Amateur footage of Brockhurst Road in 1939, the Streater family building an Anderson Shelter in their back garden at 53, Heaton Road, and aircraft at Grange Airfield (now HMS Sultan).
Mr Streater; l939; B/W; silent
Amateur footage of the Gosport Floating Bridge on the Portsmouth side, in the late 1940s.
A Peskett; 1940s; B/W; silent
Amateur film of Mr D A Roper of Gosport sharpening scissors on his mobile cutlers cart in the 1970s.
V E Cleife; 1970s; Colour; silent