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  • Renfrewshire


  • Construction and engineering
  • Employment, industry and industrial relations
  • Leisure and recreation
  • Ships and shipping


  • Sponsored


  • Home and away


  • 1950s

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Reference number: 1518

Date: 1955

Director: d. Derrick Knight

Sponsor: Babcock and Wilcox (Steam) Ltd.

Production company: Technical and Scientific Films Ltd. in assoc. with Film Producers Guild

Sound: sound

Colour: bw

Fiction: non-fiction

Running time: 8 mins

Description: One of a series of 20 films made for Babcock and Wilcox (Steam) Ltd. made between 1954 and 1961. it is a review of the work and recreation for members and friends of the Babcock and Wilcox family. Refs. 1517-1528.
[See also refs. 1517, 1519, 1520, 1521, 1522, 1525, 1526, 1527, 1528].

Credits: p. Cyril Randell
ed. Terence Twigg

Shotlist: Credits (0.30); A film review of people and events, work and play for members and friends of the Babcock and Wilcox family. New landmark on Tyneside. General views of shipyards, shots of Babcock "Level Luffing" cranes. Shot from crane of yard (1.25); General views of Renfrew works' crane workshop and personnel (2.01); Shots of Swan Hunter's Neptune Yard on Tyneside during installation of Babcock crane (3.26); Shot of crane against skyline (3.32); Away from it all. Angling on Loch Aweside. General views of landscape around Loch Awe. Anglers by lochside preparing gear and casting lines. (6.16); Away from it all. "Doon the Watter". Family board "St Columba" steamer. General views on deck and of other vessels at sea. Wheelhouse deck. Vessel ties up at pier (8.00); Shot of vessel profile (8.05); Incomplete.