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    Titles read: "SCOTLAND - ROBERT BURNS BI-CENTENARY [sic]".

    Alloway and Kilmarnock, Scotland.

    General view of the cottage where Burns was born in Alloway. C/U of sign on cottage reading "Burns Cottage, Robert Burns the Ayrshire poet was born in this cottage on the 25th January 1759, died 21st July 1796 aged 37 1/2 years".

    General view of Burns memorial statue in Kilmarnock. C/U of the head of the statue.

    Various shots of women making and packing haggis in a factory.

    General view interior: of Scottish Burns Club where the bicentenary is being held. A chef is walking behind a piper with a haggis on a tray. The chef places the tray on the table in front of the President of the club. Members of the club raise a toast. C/U of a knife and fork at work on a haggis, pan up to show man eating haggis fast.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    26/01/1959
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    58726
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1567.08
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:00:54:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:16:21:00 / 01:17:15:00
    Canister:
    59/8
    Sort Number:
    59/008
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    Historical Figures & Celebrities Lifestyle & Culture
    WorkSpaces
    Poets Auld Lang Syne Scottish Culture Robert Burns
  • Stills

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

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