Langsett at War on Film

This lovely film link below from The Yorkshire Film Archives captures soldiers’ wartime training to become motorcycle riders, the film is set in and around the grounds of Wentworth Hall, South Yorkshire. It was produced under the supervision of Capt. A Maynard-Taylor and the co-operation of the Motorbike Training staff and trainees, the film includes scenes of the riders on their extensive training course around South Yorkshire, one particular ‘rare’ scene at 6 Minutes and 57 seconds shows the riders eventually take to the road near the village of Langsett with the Dam in the distance.

Yorkshire Film Archives

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Special thanks to Ruth Patman and her team at the Yorkshire Film Archives for allowing us to using the images and link to the Video