• Short Summary

    The Thomsons are the millionth family move from tenements into new high-rise flats in Glasgow.

  • Description

    No title. Glasgow's millionth new home, Scotland.

    Panning C/U model of new housing estate in Glasgow. L/S tower blocks. L/S flats. Angle shot of flats, pan down to pipe band playing outside. M/S the pipe band. MS on balcony of the millionth flat to be built, showing the Thomson family and William Ross, Secretary of State for Scotland. High angled shot from balcony showing crowd below waving. C/U the group on balcony looking down. High angled shot from balcony showing pipe band and crowd below. C/U people on the balcony. M/S Mr. Thomson opening door to his new flat, the "Millionth House". L/S of tenement building on Garscube Road where the Thomson family used to lived. Angle shot ditto. Angle shot of new high-rise flats. M/S Thomson family walking outside new building.

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    2053.11
    Media URN:
    56631
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    18/02/1968
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:56:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:17:58:00 / 01:18:54:00
    Canister:
    68/15

Comments (0)

We always welcome comments and more information about our films.
All posts are reactively checked. Libellous and abusive comments are forbidden.

Add your comment