This is a short film about Rosneath Castle in Argyll. It was once the home of Princess Louise, Duchess of Argyll.
To play the film please click here or on the above image.
Rosneath House was blown-up with 220lb of gelignite in 1961.
The middle section, between the two songs, is the voice of Captian Charles Ryder from Brideshead Revisited [as read by Jeremy Irons].
The opening song is ‘Dark Skies’ by Emma Pollock.
The closing song is ‘Distant Skies’ performed live in Copenhagen by Nick Cave & the Bad Seeds