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Interior, start with orders, warm up and switch off. (BristolBeaufighter, World War II) 85 sec. / 01:25 min. 14 MB 4.49
Descent, land, taxi, switch off - interior. 179 sec. / 02:59 min. 30 MB 4.99
Gorge. Late morning in more open part of gorge. Doves and several other birds, wind in bushes. Steep sided, arid, rocky areas with scrub and trees in valley bottom, mainly without water. Olduvai Gorge, Tanzania, East Africa 235 sec. / 03:55 min. 39 MB 4.99
Southern Ground Hornbill. Close calls and cackling calls. Cricket chorus in background. NB: Exact date of this recording is unknown. Kenya 48 sec. / 00:48 min. 8 MB 3.99
Motor Van: Fast Motorway Run, interior, (Ford Anglia 105E, 1963 model, 997cc). 396 sec. / 06:36 min. 66 MB 5.99
Forest Atmosphere. Quiet atmosphere with insects and a few birds calling. Occasional calls from white throated capuchin. Nancite Forest, Santa Rosa National Park, Costa Rica 157 sec. / 02:37 min. 26 MB 4.99
Printing Newspapers: Linotype machine. 182 sec. / 03:02 min. 30 MB 4.99
Model Railways: Hornby HO-Gauge Clockwork train c.1935. Derailments 4 sec. / 00:04 min. 948 KB 2.49
Cars: Vintage motor car Citroen 5cv van, 1924. Interior, person exits 9 sec. / 00:09 min. 1 MB 2.49
Canvasback. Close distress and cohesion calls of one-week-old chicks. Delta Waterfowl Research Station, Manitoba, Canada 12 sec. / 00:12 min. 1 MB 2.99
Tropical Boubou. Close song. One bird close with its partner in background, completing the duet. Insects and other birds in distance. Birds move closer after first few seconds. Sokoke Forest, Kenya 117 sec. / 01:57 min. 19 MB 4.49
Mountain Forest Atmosphere. Early morning just after dawn (approx. 5.00am). Calls from many bird species. background sounds of a small river. Duggalbetta, Nanda Devi National Park, Uttar Pradesh, India 137 sec. / 02:17 min. 23 MB 4.99
Arfak Parotia. Male calling above display court. Close loud calls at 0m14s, 0m56s and 2m40s. (NB wide dynamic range with some very loud calls). Also some flapping and sounds of movement becoming more active towards end of band. Mokwam, Irian Jaya, New Gui 180 sec. / 03:00 min. 30 MB 4.99
Father owl hooting - 1972 (7K, reprocessed) 11 sec. / 00:11 min. 1 MB 2.99
King Bird Of Paradise. Mcu whirring calls from male. background sounds of stridulating insects and running water. Salawati Island, Irian Jaya, Indonesia 57 sec. / 00:57 min. 9 MB 3.99
Fox Combat Vehicle, pass. (4 wheeled, petrol engined vehicle.) 13 sec. / 00:13 min. 2 MB 2.99
Rainforest Atmosphere. Mcu/md noisy calls from wren and thornbird (PHACELLODOMUs genus). background lively with calls from many other bird species. N.B. Exact date and location of this recording is unknown. Venezuela, South America 46 sec. / 00:46 min. 7 MB 3.99
Telephone dial tone, 4 figures dialled, internal ring, receiver replaced; dial tone, 4 figures dialled, internal ring, receiver lifted. 56 sec. / 00:56 min. 9 MB 3.99
Dry-scrub woodland, winter, late afternoon, Haleji Lake, Pakistan, with bulbuls, warblers, moorhen and other birds, insects buzzing, cicada chorus 272 sec. / 04:32 min. 46 MB 5.99
Forsters Tern. Close calls on breeding ground from single bird at first and then several. Colony in distance. Distant herring gull. Distant lapping water. Delta Beach, Manitoba, Canada 99 sec. / 01:39 min. 16 MB 4.49
Coach and four. Jingle of harness; depart 36 sec. / 00:36 min. 3 MB 3.99
Fairground machine The Rotor operates, people shouting and screaming. 221 sec. / 03:41 min. 37 MB 4.99
Prison doors opened and closed, with keys jangling. 50 sec. / 00:50 min. 8 MB 3.99
Greater Flamingo. Calls md from breeding colony on islet. Camargue, France. 416 sec. / 06:56 min. 70 MB 5.99
Tui and Weka in bush, Kapiti Island, NZ. 256 sec. / 04:16 min. 43 MB 5.99