• Short Summary

    Cowal Highland Gathering - traditional Scottish sporting and folklore event.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "COWAL HIGHLAND GATHERING".

    Highland, Scotland.

    Various shots of the pipers marching at the start of the annual Cowal Highland Gathering - a main sporting event in Highlands. Several shots of the girl pipers marching - this year's novelty. Various shots of men in kilts throwing shot putt and swinging hammers. Several shots of two men wrestling. Pan along the massive band of bagpipers and drummers marching across the field - March of a thousand pipers - closing ceremony.

    There is no mention of this item in the original paperwork for this issue. It is possible that it belongs to another issue.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    931.64
    Media URN:
    16030
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    26/08/1937
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:20:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:53:57:00 / 01:55:17:00
    Canister:
    37/68

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