• Short Summary

    Prince Charles and Princess Anne visit the annual Highland Gathering for the first time.

  • Description

    Braemar, Scotland.

    GV. Braemar Games arena with pipe bands marching round. GV. Crowds watching. GV. Royal cars with Queen Elizabeth II, Princess Anne and Prince Charles arriving. SV. Queen being greeted by Lord Aberdeen, followed by Princess Anne and Prince Charles. Princess Anne and Prince Charles visit the traditional annual Highland Gathering for the first time. SCU. Queen and children being greeted. SV. Three Scottish men in traditional dress heaving up caber into position. CU. Elderly Scottish man watching. LV. Mr H. Grey of Alford tossing caber. He start to toss and over it goes. SCU. H. Grey, the winner. SV. Mr E. Cameron of Lochearnhead about to put the heavy stone. LV. Cameron putting the heavy stone. Pan down to stone landing on ground. LV. Cumberland style wrestling. One man falls first and the other falls landing on top of him. SV. Royal party watching. Princess Anne tugs Queen's coat to ask a question. SV. Highland dancing. CU. Piper. LV. Two men dancing.

    (Neg.) (Title Scene "F")

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    545.01
    Media URN:
    31104
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    12/09/1955
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:05:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:00:26:00 / 01:01:31:00
    Canister:
    55/73

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