Videos tagged with "herald"
Winter Morning Drive To Weem Highland Perthshire Scotland [01:25]
Tour Scotland Winter morning video of a drive to Weem on visit to Highland Perthshire. The Old Parish Church of Weem, of medieval origin, contains the funerary monuments of the Menzies family going back to the 16th century, and the heraldic hatchments carried at their funerals
Painted Ceiling St Mary's Church Grandtully Highland Perthshire Scotland [01:52]
Tour Scotland video of the painted ceiling in St Mary's Church on visit to Grandtully, Highland Perthshire. This Scottish church was endowed by Sir Alexander Stewart of Grandtully in 1533, and restored in 1636. Its main southern section is most unusual in having a barrel-vaulted roof, lined with timber, which is brilliantly painted in tempera, with renaissance decoration, heraldic panels and portraits of the evangelists and other Biblical subjects. It commemorates Sir William Stewart who died 1646, and his wife Dame Agnes Moncreiff. Included in the heraldry are the arms of The Duke of Lennox and the Earl of Atholl, both of whom were Stewarts.
WELCOME TO DUMFRIES SCOTLAND [04:23]
A film about Dumfries Scotland. Dumfries is the largest town in Dumfries and Galloway It used to be a busy market town and the home of Scotlands national poet Robert Burns. It also was a busy shipping port and was known as the Scottish Liverpool. These days are long gone as Dumfries has evolved over the years.
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New Years Day Dook Broughty Ferry Harbour Dundee Scotland 2012 [02:44]
Tour Scotland video shot morning of January 1st, 2012, the New Years Day Dook at Broughty Ferry Harbour by Dundee, Scotland. This New Years Day dip is a tradition of the only open water club in Scotland. The New Year's Day Dook is a tradition handed down by the fisher folk of Broughty Ferry some of whom bathed in the waters of the Tay of a morning except on the Sabbath. This tradition dates back to 1891 as recorded in the first official minutes of the Club. The 1st of January was special, as it heralded in Neer' Day ie the first day of the New Year, when the community congregated to celebrate together. Ye Amphibious Ancient Bathing Association.
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James IV Royal Whisky Tasting [00:38]
Scotland's Renaissance king serves only the best from the royal cellar.
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