Some British inventions are great, some are terrible. Here's a link to some of the great ones: http://www.britishpathe.com/workspaces/show/jhoyle/British-inventions-the-good-and-the-great/thumb Some, of course, cannot claim to be entirely British. This still is of the Anglo-French invention - the concorde.
A sub designed by underwater pioneer Jacques Cousteau. Read our introduction to the British Pathé Underwater Exploration collection here: http://britishpathe.wordpress.com/2012/12/11/pathes-underwater-adventures/