• Short Summary

    The Royal Family pay a visit to the traditional Highland games in Braemar.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Braemar Gathering".

    Braemar, Scotland.

    GV Arena. SV Pipers marching towards. LV Mass crowds. SV Pan King George VI and Queen Elizabeth (later Queen Mother) arriving in car. SV Group of Scottish people. LV Kids dancing the Highland Fling on platform. SV Royal party watching from pavilion. BV Judges watching a sword dance. CU Feet dancing over sword. GV Mass crowds watching. SV George Clark putting the heavy stone (28 lbs.) SV Pan John Hunter putting the heavy stone. CU Winner, Hunter. AS Scottish man throwing the 22lb hammer. CU Judges turning their heads watching flight of hammer. SV McLennan throwing the hammer. LV Pan Flight of hammer. CU Pipe Major McLennan (Winner). SV Royal party watching from pavilion, including Princess Elizabeth (later Queen Elizabeth II) and Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh. LV Pan Scottish athlete running and tossing the caber. SV Scotsmen pushing up special 19'7" caber, weighing 121 lbs. CU People watching. SV Pan Clark runs and tosses large caber.

    (Orig. Neg.)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1473.01
    Media URN:
    48096
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    10/09/1951
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:34:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:00:21:00 / 01:01:55:00
    Canister:
    51/73

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