Eastleigh and District Heritage
1. ABC Eastleigh
BBC South item with commentary by John Arlott 1963.
BBC South; 1963; B/W; Sound
2. Eastleigh Railworks
Professional silent footage depicting the Railworks in about 1925.
Film maker unknown; 1925; B/W; silent
3. Fox Hunt Meet at Fair Oak
Amateur fílm taken in the village during 1930.
Mrs E Fritchley; 1930; B/W; silent
4. Eastleigh Charter Celebrations
Footage of the ceremony marking the achievement of Borough status in 1936.
Film maker unknown; 1936; B/W; silent
5. Basque Refugee Camp at North Stoneham
4,000 child refugees from the Spanish Civil War arrive at North Stoneham during the Summer of 1937.
Rev. Harry Horton; 1937; B/W; silent]
6. Eastleigh Railworks in Wartime
official footage of wartime workers, including women, in the run up to D-Day 1944.
Southern Railway Film Unit; 1940s; B/W; silent
7. Eastleigh Victory Walk
Organised by W C Merrett and Tommy Green, this 1945 event celebrated the end of the War.
Film maker unknown; 1945; B/W; silent
8. Eastleigh Carnivals 1956-60
Amateur footage of this famous annual event in the town.
Derek Boggust; 1956-60; Colour; silent
9. Otterbourne Waterworks
Opening of the third installatíon of works in October 1960.
Southern Television; 1960; B/W; silent
10. Otterbourne Pumping Station
Short documentary showing the Waterworks in action during 1972.
University of Southampton; 1972; B/W; sound
11. ABC Silkstead
another in the BBC South series, this time with its original commentary missing, on a little-known historic site.
BBC South; 1963; B/W; silent
12. Southampton (Eastleigh) Airport
Empire Day, 23 May 1936.
Film maker unknown; 1936; Colour; silent