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    Unused / unissued material -

    Edinburgh, Scotland. Events from the Edinburgh International Festival 1955.

    VS of a bagpipe band from an Arabian country - they play the pipes and wear Arab head dresses. VS of young competitors in Highland Dancing competition. VS of men in hammer throwing competition. VS of young people in Highland dancing competition. Cut aways to large crowd. VS of marching pipe and drum bands - including band from India. Tossing the caber competition. Night shots of the the Edinburgh Military tattoo - floodlit marching bands. Highland dancing in the grounds of Edinburgh Castle. More scenes of bands and the Castle. (Edinburgh Festival)

    (Orig.Neg.) Old record suggests material dates from around 20/08/1955.

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    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1955
    Sound:
    Mute
    Media URN:
    79845
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    2692.22
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:06:56:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:52:20:00 / 01:59:16:00
    Canister:
    UN 2761 A
    Sort Number:
    UN 2761 A
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    Edinburgh Festival Edinburgh Festival Edinburgh Festivals Edinburgh Military Tattoo
  • Stills

    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

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