REPORT ON INDUSTRIAL SCOTLAND

Full length video

This film is in copyright

This film is protected by copyright and is provided for personal, private viewing only. Please use the Hire, buy or ask a question button to ask about obtaining a copy of this film or a licence to use it, or to ask about its copyright status.

Find similar films

Places:

  • Glasgow
  • Renfrewshire

Subjects:

  • Employment, industry and industrial relations
  • Ships and shipping
  • Transport

Genres:

  • Sponsored

Decade:

  • 1940s

Related films

CITY’S FARMS, the
1940 | bw | silent
GLASGOW TODAY AND TOMORROW
1949 | bw | sound
GLASGOW 1947
1947 | bw | sound
FIRES IN TENEMENT BUILDINGS
1945 | bw | sound
GREENOCK PLANS AHEAD
1948 | bw | sound
GREENOCK PLANS AHEAD
1948 | bw | sound

Please read Understanding catalogue records for help interpreting this information and Using footage for more information about accessing this film.

Overall rating:

Title: REPORT ON INDUSTRIAL SCOTLAND

Reference number: 0077

Date: 1948

Sponsor: Central Office of Information

Production company: Crown Film Unit

Sound: sound

Original format: 35mm

Colour: bw

Fiction: non-fiction

Running time: 8 mins

Description: A view of the industrial central belt of Scotland, including shipyards, factories and industrial estates.

Shotlist: Credits (.17); views of the industrial belt of Scotland, including Clyde shipyards. Shots of shipbreaking, paddle steamers "Eagle III" and "Viper" at Smith & Houston's Yard, Port Glasgow 1946. Shots of Blantyre and Hillington industrial estates (3.08); shots of an unemployed miner walking his whippets and looking over Blantyre from hillside towards new factories and industries (5.12); Loch Lomondside silk mill, United Turkey Red Company (5.40); Strathleven trading estate, fabric manufacture, aluminium rolling and manufacture (6.50) and Newhouse industrial estate and prefabs (7.55)