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  • Argyllshire
  • Bute


  • Ships and shipping
  • Transport


  • Amateur


  • COCOZZA, Enrico


  • 1950s

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Reference number: 1120

Date: 1956

Director: filmed by Enrico Cocozza and William Marshall

Sound: sound

Original format: 16mm

Colour: col

Fiction: non-fiction

Running time: 10.00 mins

Description: A steamer trip from Wemyss Bay through the Kyles of Bute to Inveraray.

Credits: Colour by Kodachrome
ph. Enrico Cocozza and William Marshall
Musical background arranged by Bob MacLeod
sung by Louise Boyd

Shotlist: [Note this film has been shotlisted at 24fps. Total timing at actual speed of 18fps is 14.00 minsc]

Credits (.35); Wemyss Bay to Rothesay (.39); Passengers board the Duchess of Montrose (.42); Shot of the destination board reading "Steamer for Rothesay, Tighnabruaich, Inveraray, Loch Eck tour" (.45); Shot of passengers boarding the steamer with close ups of the funnel, a flag and a seagull (.57); General shots of the passengers on deck, with a brief shot of the Cloch Lighthouse (1.22); Alternating shots of Rothesay and Dunoon (2.09); On to Tighnabruaich by way of the Kyles of Bute (2.14); General scenery in the Kyles of Bute (3.32); Through the narrows (3.36); Shots of the steamer arriving at Tighnabruaich (4.12); Passengers board the steamer (4.22); Shots as it leaves Tighnabruaich (4.27); Close-up of bridge (4.33); Round Ardlamont Point to Loch Fyne and on to Inveraray (4.44); Shots of passengers and scenery (5.20); Shots from the steamer of the arrival at Inveraray (6.08); General shots of Inveraray, including the hump-back bridge, the George Hotel, Main Street, a tartan knitwear shop and the All Saints Episcopal Church of Scotland, Diocese of Argyll and the Isles (7.08); Inveraray Castle (7.10); Exterior and interior shots of the castle (7.56); Homeward bound (8.01); Shots of passengers as they board the steamer. Shots as steamer leaves Inveraray (8.55); Passengers and general shots of scenery (9.36)