ROYAL NAVAL PIPERS SOCIETY BEAT RETREAT AT EDINBURGH CASTLE

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Places:

  • Edinburgh

Subjects:

  • Military

Genres:

  • Amateur

Decade:

  • 1960s

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Title: ROYAL NAVAL PIPERS SOCIETY BEAT RETREAT AT EDINBURGH CASTLE

Reference number: 10309

Date: 1969, June

Director: filmed by Dr. Ken J H Mackay

Sound: silent

Original format: std. 8mm

Colour: col

Fiction: non-fiction

Running time: 2.12 mins

Description: Amateur footage of the Royal Naval Pipers Society beating the retreat on the Esplanade at Edinburgh Castle.

Note on the film-maker - Dr MacKay was a physics teacher at the High School of Stirling.

Shotlist: c/u programme title 'Royal Naval Pipers Society - Beat Retreat At Edinburgh Castle' - gvs Edinburgh Castle, gateway and Esplanade, tourists watch as marching band comes out of gateway - gvs pipe band marching and playing on Esplanade - crowds watch as drummers and pipe band plays - c/u shots of pipers playing - brief shot of horse on hillside at sunset (2.12)