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  • Short Summary

    Highland games from Dunoon in Scotland - caber tossing and bagpipes.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Dunoon. The Cowal Games - attract Scotland's best athletes, pipers & dancers and open Highland Games' Season."

    Dunoon, Scotland.

    People demonstrate traditional Scottish dancing on a platform. In the foreground are shields and trophies which are being competed for.

    A man dressed in a kilt throws the hammer.

    A young girl bangs the drum of the Oban Pipe Band, behind her stand several bagpipe players.

    Another kilt wearer putts the shot. Crowds are some distance away watching the shot putting.

    More highland games competitions - this time we see tossing the caber, highland wrestling,

    A pipe band parade in front of the Grandstand.

    Massed pipe and drum bands march across the games field.

    Sound Track Missing.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    681.35
    Media URN:
    5132
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    01/09/1932
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:02:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:52:15:00 / 01:53:17:00
    Canister:
    32/70

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