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  • Argyllshire


  • Sporting activities


  • Amateur


  • 1950s

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Reference number: 2870

Date: 1950s

Director: [filmed by Don Sawkins]

Sound: silent

Original format: 16mm

Colour: col

Fiction: non-fiction

Running time: 23.04 mins

Description: Holidaymakers enjoying the beach and various sporting activities at Dunoon. Shots of a stalking party on a hillside

Shotlist: Credits (0.25) pan over Dunoon from pier (0.14) holiday makers on putting green; mixed group of young people paddling by the beach (1.43) group of children taking a pony ride (2.02) gvs games on outdoor tennis courts (2.58) water sports; children play on a raft; woman and man water-skiing; yachting (4.45) shots from a round of golf; ms players passing sign "12th Medal Tee"; award ceremony, female Provost hands envelopes to winners (9.25) shots of bowling games; trophy table draped with cloth: "Cowal Rink Championships"; group shot of bowlers (10.51) angler crosses a river using a hand operated pulley bridge; (11.13) gvs angling. (13.03) two young women walk across hill face and paddle in a burn (13.44) gvs angling; shots of salmon being drawn through water towards angler; salmon is lifted out of the water, knocked on its head, and added to a bag of other fish (15.34) angler offers small fish to his terrier dog; angler catches an eel (16.04) gvs angling (17.14) sunset; men wade out into river with a row boat; net fishing at dusk (18.24) man walks over garden with children and dogs; sheep in farmyard; hunting party at the hill foot; men walking uphill; shots from top of hill towards coast; hunter takes shots (21.41) man examines his dead deer, velvet still on its antlers (22.36) walking group pick their way through heather (23.04)