Videos tagged with "south"
Outer Hebrides, South Uist, North Uist and Eriskay 2012 [09:19]
Holiday to Outer Hebrides, South Uist, North Uist and Eriskay 2012.
UK: The Glasgow Subway/Underground, Scotland ("The Clockwork Orange") [01:21]
UK: A collection of clips recorded on the Glasgow Subway. The system is also known as "The Clockwork Orange" because of the colour of the cars and the fact that it comprises just one, circular, route. Recorded 8th May 2003. The first three clips are at Partick station and the last one at Bridge Street station. +-+-+-+-+-+-+-+-+-+-+-+-+-+-+-+-+-+-+-+-+-+-+-+-+-+-+-+-+-+-+-+- The Glasgow Subway is an underground metro line in Glasgow, Scotland. Opened on 14December 1896, it is the third-oldest underground metro system in the world after the London Underground and the Athens Metro. Formerly a cable railway, the Subway was later electrified, but its twin circular lines were never expanded. The line was originally known as the Glasgow District Subway, but was later renamed Glasgow Subway Railway. It was so called when taken over by the Glasgow Corporation who renamed it the Glasgow Underground in 1936. Despite this rebranding, many Glaswegians resolutely continued to refer to the network as "the Subway". In 2003 the name "Subway" was officially readopted by its operator, the Strathclyde Partnership for Transport (SPT). A £40000 study examining the feasibility of an expansion into the city's south side is in progress. The system is not the oldest underground railway in Glasgow; that distinction belongs to a 5 km (3.1 mi) section of the Glasgow City and District Railway opened in 1863, now part of the North Clyde Line of the suburban railway network, which runs in a sub ...
Loony Dook South Queensferry Forth Estuary By Edinburgh Scotland 2013 [12:17]
Tour Scotland video of The Loony Dook held on Tuesday, January 1st, 2013 in the Forth Estuary on visit to South Queensferry near Edinburgh. This New Year's D...
Sanquhar, Scotland [01:20]
Historic town in southern Scotland.
Camusdarach Beach [01:20]
One of the finest beaches in the known universe, Camusdarach, just south of Morar, in north-west Scotland. It was one of the locations of the film Local Hero, a film that resonates as much today if not more as it did back then in 1982 when it was shot.