Ulster Scenes

Details

Location

Antrim coast road, Bangor, Belfast, Giant's Causeway, Nutts corner, Pickie Park, Pickie Pool, Portstewart, Queen's Bridge, Various

Year

1960s

Source

Public Record Office of Northern Ireland

Format

16mm, film

black and white, colour

Length

13min 19sec

Silent

silent

Courtesy

Deputy Keeper of Records, Public Record Office of Northern Ireland

Rights Holder

Crown copyright

It is illegal to download, copy, print or otherwise utilise in any other form this material, without written consent from the copyright holder.

Description

Amateur silent footage featuring horse racing, motorbike racing (01:05), scenes in Bangor, the Giants Causeway, fishing and pony trekking.

Shot List

All scenes are black and white unless indicated. 00:00 Outdoor swimming pool at Portstewart. Colour. 00:16 Horse racing. Parade. Race. 01:05 Road motorbike racing. 01:52 Men and Ladies golf. 02:20 Showjumping. Horses. 03:04 Track car racing. Race cars and vintage cars. 04:14 Bangor. Pickie Park. Childrens train ride. Spaceship ride. 05:24 Waves breaking on rocks. 05:37 Giants Causeway. 05:52 Children swimming at outdoors pool - Pickie pool. 06:02 View looking down North Antrim coast road. Car on road. 06:30 Fisherman. Two men fishing from boat. 06:54 Children swimming in sea. 07:43 Nutts corner. People watching plane landing. People getting off plane. 08:25 Mini golf by the sea. 08:52 Queen’s bridge. Pan along berthed ships. 09:09 Boats in small harbour. 09:48 Pony trekking. 10:32 Lawn bowls. 11:00 Crayfish festival. Co. Down. Large model crayfish. Accordian band, Irish dancing. Colour. 12:28 Thatched cottage. Colour. 12:46 Man with scythe standing beside a man on country road. Area of water below them. Colour.

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