Old Film Footage...
Peter Fair and Coronation Day, 1953, 1961-1964 (silent)
NLS Screen Archive. A wonderful film starting with Peter Fair in 1961, showing the Fair through the years to 1964. The last part is the Coronation Day celebrations of 1953. Hundreds of locals line the streets and take part in the parade. Who can you put a name to?
Fancy Dress Parade in Buckie, 1953 (silent)
It is unclear what the parade was connected to, but given the date we can assume that it is something to do with the Coronation. NLS Screen Archive
Journey to Scottish N.E. Fishing Ports, 1949 (silent)
A voyage in film from Edinburgh to Hopeman, includes Cullen and Buckie. NLS Screen Archive
Gales at Seatown Cullen, 1953 (silent)
NLS Screen Archive. A short clip of the sea breaking over Seatown and the aftermath, a mother and child play on the beach. Who are they? If you know send us an email.
Opening of Cooper Park Elgin, 1903 (silent)
NLS Screen Archive. Very early local footage showing the 'sunday best' of the 1900s. Filmed at the Little Cross and Grant Lodge, on what appears to be a rainy day. Some things never change.
Keith Show, 1951 (silent)
NLS Screen Archive. A football match as part of the Keith show. Who is playing? If you know send us an email.
King Edward VII and Queen Alexandra visit to Aberdeen, 1906 (silent)
NLS Screen Archive. Footage of 27th September 1906 when King Edward VII and Queen Alexandra visited Aberdeen to open the new extension to Marischal College Aberdeen University.
Aberdeen's 'Black Friday', 1940 (silent)
Aftermath of the first bombing raid on Aberdeen, NLS Screen Archive.
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