• Short Summary

    Queen arrives at Balmoral, bridge building over the Tay and beauty contest in Dunoon.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "News From Scotland".

    Balmoral, Scotland.

    Big GV Ballater Town. AS "Ballater Station". CU Pan. Queen Elizabeth II accompanied by Officer of the Cameronians walking out to inspect the Guard of Honour. SV Crowd watching. GV The Queen inspecting the Guard of Honour. SV Crowd watching. SV The Queen standing at the entrance of the station talking to officials with Prince Andrew standing at her side. Man walks past carrying one of the Queen's corgis followed by another attendant carrying the travelling rug and luggage. SV Prince Andrew holding lead with one of the Queen's corgis. SV Prince Charles and Princess Anne in the background by station entrance. Princess Anne with Viscount Linley. Viscount Linley runs out of picture and Prince Andrew is left with one of the corgis. He hands the lead to the Queen. He then runs out of picture. Camera pans to a nurse carrying Prince Edward followed by Princess Anne and Prince Charles. Pan as they get into car. GV The Scottish countryside.

    Title reads: "Tay Bridge".

    GV Dundee showing construction work underway on the Tay Road bridge. Various shots of men working with machines to build the Bridge. Shot showing foundations of bridge stretching out into the river. Shots of the system for keeping foundations clear of water. Shots of men working with steel in construction of bridge. More shots of bridge under construction.

    Title reads: "Dunoon".

    Various shots of competition to choose beauty queen for the Clyde Coast. 20 year old Elizabeth McBean from Troon wins.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:55:03:00 / 01:58:01:00

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