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  • Aberdeenshire
  • Aberdeen


  • Transport


  • Documentary


  • Group 5 / Clansman Films


  • 1950s

Title: LAST OF THE MANY, the

Reference number: 4240

Date: 1958

Production company: [ Clansman Films]

Sound: silent

Colour: bw

Fiction: non-fiction

Running time: 10.11 mins

Description: Scenes on the last day of Aberdeen's trams, 3rd May 1958. Tracking shot of Union Street in 1959 to show the difference after all the tramlines were lifted and the road resurfaced.

Credits: ph. R. Guiliani, R.Miller, R. MacMillan.

Shotlist: Scenes on the last day of Aberdeen's trams, 3rd May 1958. Shots of the early horse drawn trams. Tram with the destination for 'Bridge of Don' (2.19); people boarding the last trams (3.00) Shot of the Bridge of Dee Bar (3.02); Trams travelling through the Bridge of Dee (3.31); trams travelling down the crowd filled Union Street, gvs trams (6.51); men digging up the tram lines (7.21) destruction of the trams (10.11)

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