• Short Summary

    A gathering of the Cameron Clan with highland dancing and pipe bands.

  • Description

    Achnacarry Castle, West Inverness-shire, Scotland.

    Camerons from all over the world gather at the castle to celebrate in traditional Scottish style.

    L/S Scottish countryside with loch and mountains. M/S flag flying on the castle, pan down to show the laird, Lt Colonel Donald Hamish Cameron, welcoming guests. M/S of a line of kilted guests walking through gate, some with berets. L/S of the castle and guests.

    M/S Scottish country dancing with men in kilts and women in pale dresses with tartan sashes. M/S pipe band. M/S sheep dog herding highland sheep. M/S the laird waves the start of the tug of war, with a good shot of the umpire, dressed in suit and hat, urging the team to come on and pull harder . The clan side strains to win and are congratulated. M/S traditional Scottish pipe and drum band moving towards camera. Laird and his wife on the dais take the salute as they march past.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    53.19
    Media URN:
    1212
    Group:
    Colour pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    17/09/1956
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:02:17:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:41:13:00 / 01:43:30:00
    Canister:
    CP 090

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