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  • Short Summary

    Scottish dancing and Highland games in the Annual Scottish Gathering in Chelsea, London.

  • Description

    Full titles read: "In the Highlands of Chelsea! - Londoners flock to Annual Scottish Gathering."

    London.

    M/S of a Scottish piping band marching across a field; M/S of four men doing a Highland dance on a platform while a man makes notes (a judge?). Nice M/S of four spectators. Two girls and two small boys are seen doing a Highland dance. Two men take part in a shot-put competition, while others stand around watching.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    726.14
    Media URN:
    34790
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    17/05/1928
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:53:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:21:28:00 / 01:22:21:00
    Canister:
    G 1503

Comments (1)

  1. johngleeson says

    IN THE HIGHLANDS OF CHELSEA (1928).

    The exact location for this footage is the running track and field fronting the Duke of York\'s Headquarters, King\'s Road, Chelsea. The main building nowadays is occupied by the Saatchi Gallery.

    JG.

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