Marching pipe bands and caber tossing as part of the Edinburgh Festival and Tattoo.
Unused / unissued material -
Edinburgh, Scotland. Events from the Edinburgh International Festival 1955.
VS of a bagpipe band from an Arabian country - they play the pipes and wear Arab head dresses. VS of young competitors in Highland Dancing competition. VS of men in hammer throwing competition. VS of young people in Highland dancing competition. Cut aways to large crowd. VS of marching pipe and drum bands - including band from India. Tossing the caber competition. Night shots of the the Edinburgh Military tattoo - floodlit marching bands. Highland dancing in the grounds of Edinburgh Castle. More scenes of bands and the Castle. (Edinburgh Festival)
(Orig.Neg.) Old record suggests material dates from around 20/08/1955.