Bygone Port of Southampton

This page is dedicated to footage about the ships filmed at the Port of Southampton in the old days, and complements our page of videos about bygone life in the city (see the link at the end).

Aldershot Army In Films From History

Image by Kelvin Stuttard from Pixabay

Discover vintage film of Aldershot Army days, including the popular Aldershot Army Show which has entertained visitors for many decades.

Vintage Film Of Highclere Castle

Famous for its memorable image as the fictional TV show Downton Abbey, Highclere Castle is a stately home found in the county of Hampshire. It has been caught on film many times in the past, but is the heart of a country estate still in family ownership.

Hampshire: Local History Resources

Photo by Karen Arnold from Pixabay

Hampshire is a historic county situated in the region of South East England. It forms part of the area close to London colloquially called the ‘Home Counties’.

Aldershot In Hampshire: Old Videos

Image by Kelvin Stuttard from Pixabay

Aldershot, home of the British Army, is also home to a civilian community of more than 30,000 residents. The lido, stock car races, ice rink and railway station are key locations for many nostaligic memories. Aldershot became a major base for the British Army back at the time of the Crimean War. Not surprisingly, there’s…