Children at a sheep auction

Children at a sheep auction

A picture of two children standing on the rails at a sheep auction whilst the auctioneer is taking bids at another pen in the distance.Read More

Cycle Race

Cycle Race

A picture of a cycle race which has captured some of the energy and motion of the cyclist as he rides past. I don’t knowRead More

Fish Weighing event

Fish Weighing event from the 1960s

This seems to be a picture of fish being weighed after a fishing competition or perhaps just a fishing trip. I notice there is oneRead More

A cyclist at the 1950s motor racing event

A cyclist at a 1950s motor racing event

This is another picture taken during a motor racing event in the 1950s but I have no idea what is going on. It seems toRead More

Multiple cars at 1950s Motor race

Multiple cars at 1950s Motor race

This is another picture of a motor race taking place in probably the 1950s. It is a bit clearer than the picture I posted aRead More

Motor race meeting from the 1950s

Motor race meeting from the 1950s

A picture of a motor race meeting in the 1950s showing a racing car being driven along a road in front of a crowd. I don’tRead More

Racing car no 6

Racing car no 6 from 1950s motor race meeting

A picture from a motor race meeting in the 1950s showing a racing car with number 6 written on the door. This was presumably movingRead More

Military or Scout camp

Military or Scout camp in October 1976

This seems to be a gathering of people from many countries at a scout or military camp of some kind. There are flags from different countriesRead More

Trooping the colour

Trooping the colour by Buckingham Palace in London

This picture shows and army band walking beside Buckingham Palace in London and towards the Mall as they are playing. There is a crowd ofRead More

A parade in Altdorf about 1960

A parade in Altdorf, Switzerland about 1960

This picture shows a view of the town of Altdorf in Switzerland during a public parade of some sort in the early 1960s. As withRead More

Brass Band at Wollaston Festival 1975

Band at Wollaston festival in June 1975

A picture of a brass band playing during Architectural Heritage year celebrations in 1975. The writing on the slide mount is a bit difficult toRead More

Town parade 1982

Town parade 1982

A picture of a public event somewhere in 1982. There is another picture in this series which suggests this may be in Fulham? Photo categoryRead More

Morris men parade

Morris men parade in public event

This seems to be a parade of some sort involving Morris Men. It’s unfortunate that the slide has had a hard life and is veryRead More

Motor bike at show

Motor bike at show – May 1975

Some sort of display or public event involving horses and motorbikes! Photo categories : Animal|Cycle or Motor Bike|Public EventDate Picture Taken: 01 May 1975 [crp]

People dancing in Greece

People dancing in Greece – September 1966

This looks like two men doing a traditional greek dance in the street. I particularly like the fact that it’s being filmed by someone onRead More

Fulham bus

Fulham bus in parade during public event

A bus being driven by the Michelin man, with a brass band playing on the open top deck. I assume this was a public eventRead More

Graduation Ceremony

Graduation ceremony on sports field, October 1972

A graduation ceremony taking place in October 1972. The location is unknown, but at the extreme right I can see a score board which saysRead More

Military display

Royal Military Police display in August 1973

I thought this could be a military re-enactment or display but Mike in the comments below points out this is actually the Royal Military PoliceRead More

Crowd of people in the 1920s

Crowd of people at a public event in the 1920s

A crowd of people in the 1920s at some sort of public event or occasion. The amount of blurring in the picture suggests it wasRead More

Wedding in the early 1960s

Wedding day photograph taken in the early 1960s

A picture of a wedding taken in the early 1960s on 127 medium format colour slide film. This is obviously a photograph taken by aRead More

Town crier

Town crier in Nantwich in 1984

A picture of a town crier in a town somewhere in the uk taken in 1984. The crier is waring traditional clothing associated with this occupation,Read More

Another Carnival shot

Another Carnival shot

Another picture of the carnival that I think may be in Greece. Photo categories : Public Event|Town or CityDate Picture Taken: Unknown This photo featuresRead More

Carnival

Carnival

This seems to be a snapshot of some type of public carnival or event in what looks like Greece. Photo categories : Public Event|Van orRead More

Air show

Air show

Another picture from the public air show somewhere. Photo categories : Aeroplane|Public EventDate Picture Taken: Unknown This photo features in a series. Click any pictureRead More

Air show

Air show

A public air show somewhere. Photo categories : Aeroplane|Public EventDate Picture Taken: Unknown This photo features in a series. Click any picture below to seeRead More

Bull fight

Bull fight

A picture taken at a Bull Fight in 1963 presumably in Spain. As I classified this picture I hesitated before I marked it as entertainment,Read More

Public event

Public event

A public event somewhere in the world. This picture shows Neptune with a sea serpent on a float. Photo category : Public EventDate Picture Taken:Read More

Mounted policeman at the Tony Awards

Mounted policeman at the Tony Awards

A mounted policeman at the Tony Awards in 1991, which was held at the Minskoff Theatre in New York. Photo categories : Animal|Car|Public EventDate PictureRead More

Public Event

Public Event

An unknown public event. Photo category : Public EventDate Picture Taken: Unknown This photo features in a series. Click any picture below to see it.

Public event

Public event

Another view of an unknow public event somewhere in the world. Photo category : Public EventDate Picture Taken: Unknown This photo features in a series.Read More

Trafalgar Square

Trafalgar Square

Some sort of public military event taking place in Trafalgar Square in London. Photo categories : Public Building|Public EventDate Picture Taken: 01 Nov 2004 TheRead More

Wedding Ceremony

Wedding Ceremony

I have called this picture ‘Wedding Ceremony’ but to be truthful I’m not certain what it is. It just had the look of a GreekRead More

Marching Band

Marching Band

A marching band walking down a street with people watching from either side of the road. The writing on the signs looks like it mayRead More

Tropical Holiday resort

Indonesian Lion dance

This seems to be a scene from the Indonesian Lion dance and shows a man dressed as, presumably, a Lion. Photo categories : Holiday|Public EventDateRead More

Tropical Holiday Resort 2

Tropical Holiday Resort 2

Another picture from the Tropical Holiday series – this one shows someone dressed as a Monkey in a white dotted suit, presumably another character inRead More

Carnival float

Carnival float

I assume this is some sort of carnival float with a set of symbolic figures on. No idea what it is, what it represents orRead More

Village Fete

A Village Fete with a Roman Theme

This looks like a village fete – I can see children in a chariot which has already appeared in another picture on Found Film. TheRead More

Parade ground

Parade ground

This looks like a public event at a parade ground somewhere. In the foreground is a photographer taking pictures. Photo category : Public EventDate PictureRead More

The Wedding Photographer

The Wedding Photographer

A crowd of people are standing waiting to see the wedding party and in the foreground, but out of focus, the official photographer can beRead More

Live and Learn

Live and Learn Homemakers

This picture shows a public event somewhere in, I assume, the USA with a float having the words ‘Live and Learn Homemakers’ written on theRead More

Horse Guards Parade ?

Horse Guards Parade ?

I’ve called this picture ‘Horse Guards Parade’ but it could be another location in London althouth I am pretty sure London is the correct cityRead More

St George's Day

St George’s Day

A public event of some sort – possibly St George’s day parade. I see what seem to be sea scouts and boy scouts in whatRead More

St George's Day Parade - 2

St George’s Day Parade – 2

Another picture from what seems to be a St George’s Day parade. Photo category : Public EventDate Picture Taken: Unknown This photo features in aRead More

Taking pictures at the AFS passing out parade

Taking pictures at the AFS passing out parade

This shows what I assume is a family member at the AFS passing out parade which featured in some pictures yesterday. The subject is holdingRead More

Parachutist

Parachutist

A crowd of people watch a parachutist land – hopefully in target! Photo category : Public EventDate Picture Taken: Unknown [crp]

Surry AFS passing out parade - 1968

Surry AFS passing out parade – 1968

This is a picture of the passing out parade for the Surry AFS (Auxiliary Fire Service) in early 1968, probably taken by one of theRead More

Band in the mist

Band in the mist

This seems to be the brass band I published a few days ago on the same misty, murky day just before they set out. PhotoRead More

Public Event or parade

Public Event or parade

A public event of some sort – location and date unknown. Please let me know in the comments if you know what is going onRead More

Pony and trap rides

Pony and trap rides

This is a picture of a group waiting to take a ride in a pony and trap at a fete or some other type ofRead More

Public gathering on a beach

Public gathering on a beach

This seems to be some sort of public gathering taking place on a beach somewhere. As well as people walking about, there seems to beRead More