Film ID:
YFA 2315

HIGHGREEN SECONDARY SCHOOL EXCURSION TO EDINBURGH 1958

1958

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Description

This is a film of Sheffield's High Green Secondary school trip to Edinburgh. It includes footage of all the views on the way there on the train in addition to many of the city's famous landmarks.

Title - High green county secondary school visit to Edinburgh.

Title - We leave Chapletown.

The film begins with shots of stations taken from the train such as York, Durham and Newcastle as the engine passes through, long shots take in the Forth Bridge at Queensferry in Scotland.

Title - Holyrood.

Title - The castle

Good views of the children on the ferry cuts to the exterior of Edinburgh Castle and a panning shot of the city below.

Title - Zoo

There are some scenes at the zoo taking in close ups of penguins and bears before the film ends with shots of the children outside the Royal Scottish Academy.