Queen of the border

United Kingdom, 1948

Film
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A film on the border town of Hawick, at work and at play. Hawick’s fame rests not only o its ancient battle honours, commemorated for three days every year, but on the sweaters which its craftsmen have knitted for generations, and which the film shows in process of manufacture.

Credits

production company

Crown Film Unit

Language

English

Duration

00:09:42:00

Colour

Colour

ACMI Identifier

27684

Subject categories

Agriculture, Business, Commerce & Industry → Industries - Great Britain

Agriculture, Business, Commerce & Industry → Industries - Scotland

Agriculture, Business, Commerce & Industry → Wool industry

Anthropology, Ethnology, Exploration & Travel → Great Britain - Social life and customs

Anthropology, Ethnology, Exploration & Travel → Scotland

Anthropology, Ethnology, Exploration & Travel → Scotland - Description and travel

Anthropology, Ethnology, Exploration & Travel → Scotland - Social life and customs

Crafts & Visual Arts → Artisans

Crafts & Visual Arts → Knitting

Places → Scotland

Short films

Short films → Short films - Great Britain

Sound/audio

Sound

Holdings

16mm film; Access Print (Section 1)

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