This is a film made by Debenhams and Co. of York of the celebrations to commemorate the centenary of booking the first rail passenger in 1825 by the Stockton and Darlington Railway Company. The event includes a parade of locomotives and an exhibition, attended by the Duke and Duchess of York.
This film is made up of three three adverts promoting tourism for Scarborough.
This is a short film showing steam locomotives coming and going out of York Railway Station and York Railway Museum.
This is a film made by the Rev. David Simpson of the York Model Railway Show 1978, featuring enthusiasts visiting an indoor display.
This is a film made by the Rev. David Simpson of a day at the National Railway Museum in York.
This is a film of the Bicentenary Celebrations of the Leeds to Liverpool Canal at Skipton, and some steam locomotives of the Worth Valley Railway. It is part of the Laurie Wright Collection.
This is a film of the Leeds Cine Club 1980 summer outing to the North York Moors and Whitby.
This film most probably includes the opening day of the Keighley & Worth Valley Railway on 29 June, 1968, as well as other preserved steam locomotives running special trains in Yorkshire. This occurs just before some are scrapped and the ban on steam locomotives on British Rail lines.
Made by an amateur filmmaker based in Sheffield, this film includes footage of a family holiday to Scarborough as well as many good views of children playing on the beach.
This film traces the development of the North York Moors Railway Society from 1967 to 1972. Each short section is preceded by an intertitle.
This film contains a number of shorter films focusing on the re-opening of the North York Moors Railway and events relating to the NYMR.
This film features developments and events on the North York Moors Railway between 1976 and 1979 with short sections preceded by intertitles.
A film made by Keith Snowden featuring several local events in Pickering during 1977 and 1978. Each film is preceded by an intertitle.
This is a series of films made by R.K. Snowden documenting some local events in Pickering between 1983 and 1989, with a commentary by Snowden (unfortunately often drowned out by traffic, and other noise). Each film is preceded by an intertitle.
This programme documents the ten year anniversary of the opening of the National Railway Museum in York. The programme includes a look at the exhibits and interviews with various officials about their plans for the future of the museum.
Part of the Freeman Collection, this film documents a family day out and includes footage of steam trains and different amusement rides at Peasholm Park.
This is a film of a Sheffield family and includes film of a Sheffield Wednesday match as well as a train trip to Whitby.
Shot between 1927 and 1938, this film shows the sea side leisure and social activities that were available in the Scarborough region at that time. Included in the film are shots of the South Bay Pool, the Cliff Railway, the Italian Gardens, and a motor cycle race.
Made by members of the Halifax Cine Club, this is a film which shows a day out at Shibden Park in Calderdale. It includes the boating lake, playground and miniature railway.
This film documents some of the activities of the Association of Mining, Electrical and Mechanical Engineers in Scarborough, June 1953. The film includes footage of the Scarborough coast, dinner at the Grand Hotel, and a fashion show.
This film shows 'The Flying Scotsman' passing through York, and also the 'Green Arrow' and other steam locomotives on the Keighley and Worth Valley Light Railway.
This is a film of the Green family on holiday in Saltburn, staying at the Christian Endeavour holiday accommodation.
This is a film by an amateur filmmaker from Selby featuring his family, and especially his son Graham. The family visit an agricultural show, on 10 May, 1973, and the steam railway at Grossmont.
This is a film by an amateur filmmaker from Selby of a carnival and his family, especially his son Graham, on days out.
This is a film of a family on a trip to Pickering and the North York Moors Railway, and also a parade of marionettes in Selby.