[ Login ]


Last completed movie pages

L'estate di San Martino; Zelenye ogni; Circling the Drain; House Party; La Ballata dei Gusci Infranti; Crash; Golden Shoes; Force of Execution; Segunda enseñanza; Identidad Tomada; Il carniere; Chedda Boys; Av Mevsimi; Mummies; Perversités suédoises; (more...)

The Shetland Experience, Documentary, 1977 IMDB

Pictures provided by: dsl

Display options:

Where to find this title?

Watch or buy this title - Powered by JustWatch

Comments about this movie

See all comments about this movie and its vehicles


dsl SX

2014-07-14 03:06

[Image: title.47.jpg]
“The scale of oil against the scale of Shetland.” 26 minute documentary on the construction of the Sullom Voe oil refinery - see http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cmtxSQA9ZgA etc . First half has some very pretty pictures and then lots of footage of things being dug or built. A bit cliched about how remote the islands were and how the way of life is unchanged since dinosaurs walked the earth, but interesting for Scottish islands fans.

[Image: 08-21ship.jpg] [Image: castle06-28.jpg]

[Image: lerwicksnow21-21.jpg] [Image: puffins11-29.jpg]

[Image: ruin09-06.jpg] [Image: stone06-46.jpg]

[Image: storm01-48.jpg]

And all Shetland films should show Mousa broch

[Image: mousa07-13.jpg] [Image: mousa07-17.jpg]

- one of the most amazing examples of prehistoric engineering in Europe. Brochs are only found in Scotland, with nothing else like them anywhere in the world.

-- Last edit: 2014-08-10 14:58:33

dsl SX

2014-07-14 03:23

Planes for impdb - all at Sumburgh airport

Helicopter 1 - G-BVBB (Bristow)
[Image: 11-57karrier.jpg] [Image: plane11-58g-bbvbbristow.jpg]

[Image: plane11-59g-bbvbbristow.jpg]

Helicopter 2 - G-BAKD (Bristow again)
[Image: 12-00karriersumburgh.jpg] [Image: plane12-02g-bakdbristow.jpg]
plus lots of other choppers and a small Loganair plane - they did the Shetland internal islands connections then

Helicopter 3 - G-AZCF - lowering a navigation beacon onto the cliffs at Sumburgh Head on south tip of Shetland
[Image: plane25-18.jpg] [Image: plane25-18a.jpg]

[Image: plane25-18b.jpg] [Image: plane25-18c.jpg]

[Image: plane25-18g-azcf.jpg]

Something bigger with lots of engines
[Image: plane11-24.jpg]

-- Last edit: 2014-07-14 12:09:40

sixcyl FR

2014-07-14 09:32

Nice pics :)

dsl SX

2014-07-14 12:12

Rock drilling thing - unmanned so not eligible for page:

[Image: 19-15drill.jpg] [Image: 18-01tipper17-32.jpg]

mike962 DE

2014-07-14 13:06

DSL all remaining unknowns are Caterpillar !!!

sixcyl FR

2014-07-14 23:42

Aircraft at:

Add a comment

You must login to post comments...