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Our Monarch's Highland Home
King George V dons a kilt to inspect the Black Watch at Ballater, en route for Balmoral
Non-Fiction 1926 1 mins Silent
King George V dons a kilt to inspect the Black Watch at Ballater, en route for Balmoral, in this Topical Budget newsreel item
Camwell Personal Film No. 28: Sls City of Truro Swindon Works Special
Amateur film 1957 13 mins Silent Location: Slaggyford
It's full steam ahead for the Swindon-bound City of Truro, seen through the lens of 'Cam' Camwell.
School programme and Educational film 1959 18 mins Silent Location: Aberdeen
Journey by steam train on the lost Royal Deeside railway line to Ballater and Balmoral Castle through Cults, Peterculter and Banchory in 1959, in this lovely educational film.
Grounded on the Platters: HMS Conway
Home movie 1953 7 mins Silent Location: Anglesey/Ynysmôn
A sorry end to any ship: timings, tide and wind played their part in pushing HMS Conway onto the Platters rocks in the Menai Strait on 14/4/1953.
Exeter Real Ale Festival
News 1975 3 mins Location: Exeter
The wet and warm ale goes down a treat as aficionados gather to celebrate real ale.
Home movie 1955 8 mins Silent Location: Llanddwyn Island/Ynys Llanddwyn
Sea pinks and samphire, lighthouses and church ruins – Llanddwyn’s charms are many and varied.
News 1979 2 mins Location: Plymouth
Experimentation with a coat for two leaves couples with really no escape.
Bath Festival of Blues and Progressive Music
News 1970 2 mins Location: Shepton Mallet
Progressive gathering of festival goers hits the blues.
Dawson: Lower Penn Show
Home movie 1954 4 mins Silent Location: Lower Penn
Another blustery summer day in the 1950s and it's Lower Penn's carnival parade.