• Short Summary

    Once again the annual Highlands Games and dances draw the crowds.

  • Description

    Braemar, Scotland.

    GV. Crowds surrounding arena (title super over). SV. Queen Elizabeth II and Duke of Edinburgh being greeted by Lord Aberdeen, Captain Farquharson and several other dignitaries. SV. Massed pipers marching past, & LV. SV. Pipers marching in front of Royal party. SV. People watching. SV. Highland Fling. SCU. Piper. SV. Royal party watching from pavilion. LV. Putting the heavy stone. SV. Scottish people judging. SV. Another competitor putting the heavy stone. CU. Winner, G. Clark from Grange. SV. Catch as catch can contest in progress. SV. Women watching covered by rugs. SV. Men fall to ground in Catch as catch can contest. SV. Royal party watch on in pouring rain.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    114.54
    Media URN:
    28794
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    07/09/1953
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:11:00
    Time in/Out:
    02:01:21:00 / 02:02:32:00
    Canister:
    53/68

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