Land of Magic, Part 1

Land of Magic, Part 1

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circa 1962


circa 1962


17min 28sec







British Pathe


British Pathé, Tourism NI

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Film produced in the 1960s for the Northern Ireland Tourist Board promoting Northern Ireland as a holiday destination.

Shot List

00:51 Road sign - 'Spelga Dam, Kilkeel, Hilltown, Newry, Rostrevor, Newcastle, Bryansford'. General views of countryside. Sheep. Antrim coast road. Coast views. 02:56 Close up of man making hay stacks. 03:06 Canal with church on far side. 03:13 Man mending fishing nets. 03:20 Old Lammas Fair. Buying horses, sheep. 04:06 Irish dancing in field. 05:00 Fermanagh. 05:17 Ferry to Devenish and ruined monastry. Views on island. 06:05 Man in fishing boat and power boat. 06:32 Flyfishing in river. 08:05 Golf. Tennis. 08:29 Ulster Grand Prix, motorbike, road racing. 09:07 Pony and trap. Jaunting car. 09:29 Close up of stone Irish cross and statue of St Patrick and his story. View of Slemish mountain. Wishing well at Struel near Saul. 10:30 Downpatrick, Co. Down. Church at Saul. Armagh - view of town. RC Cathedral and Protestant Cathedral. 11:08 St Patrick's burial stone at Downpatrick. 11:18 Fairy bush. 12:28 Small waterfall. 12:43 Ruins, tower, statues on Devenish Island, Dolman. 13:12 Sea breaking at Dunluce Castle - silhouette and close ups of piper. 14:62 Pipe band at Carrickfergus Castle. 15:16 Man in costume at the cannon Roaring Meg. Gives history of the Siege of Derry. 16:05 View over Londonderry. Close up of St Columb's Cathedral. Pipe band marching by City Walls. Close up of banner - 'Apprentice Boys of Derry'. 16:53 Fireworks.


Produced for the Northern Ireland Tourist Board with the co-operation of The British Travel Association by Associated British Pathe; Script - Douglas Warth; Photography - Martin Rolfe; Music - Edwin Astley; Associate Producer - Lionel Hoare; Producer - Terry Ashwood; Director - Eric Fullilove; Sound - George Newberry; Film Editor - Sidney Stone, Ronald Glenister; Dubbing Editor - Kenneth Nunn.



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