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Film Arrochar Screen Test by Ben H Humble

Here is a black and white silent movie taken by Ben H Humble in 1949. It is the second part of a film called 'Holidays In Arrochar'. The first part features a journey aboard The Waverley from Lochgoilhead to Arrochar. The part we are featuring here features many local characters and children from Arrochar. It is a wee time portal of village life as it was in 1949. This film includes the following people: -  (if you recognise anyone not mentioned here please EMAIL us and we'll them)

FilmWendy Cook,FilmJosephine BurdenFilmJanet Campbell,FilmPhilip Cook,FilmHamish Campbell, FilmJimmy Burden,FilmSam MacCrorie,FilmJean MacCrorie,FilmLeonora Huxtable,FilmMargaret Bell,FilmJimmy MacTavish,FilmMick McGourlay,FilmJessie McGourlay,FilmGordon Wylie,FilmBertie Campbell,FilmJean MacTavish,FilmMrs. Smith,FilmHector Cirelli,FilmJimmy Wallace,FilmPop Davidson,FilmMrs. Davidson,FilmDonella Torrance,FilmJeanette Crichton,FilmRobert Andrews,FilmAlexander MacPherson and FilmJimmy Morrison.

Arrochar Screen Test - Cast
National Library Of Scotland - Scottish Screen Archive






To play the film again simply use the play button beneath the video. You can also stop and start using the controls.
This footage (7.5Mb 4m30s) was kindly provided by The Scottish Screen Archive. Thanks to Roy Humble for allowing us to present the film here on the web site. Please be patient as it could take a few minutes to load.

See also Ben H Humble MBE  and  Village Of Arrochar People
A Cragsman's Day    In Days Of Old



Arrochar Screen Test from Arrochar Heritage Group on Vimeo.