Heritage Films related to Herring fishing

Anstruther Herring Fleet 1935 part 1
Anstruther Herring Fleet 1935 part 2
Although these films are not based in Scotland this film they provide interesting examples of life working with the Herrring just before the second world war.

Herring Fishing in Scotland Documentary 1947
This is a short documentary from 1947 about Herring fishing in Scotland. This is from a collection of fishing videos that are vintage,instructional, home movies, and documentaries.

The Shoals of Herring – Part 3 of 5
The Shoals of Herring. A documentary film based on a 1950s Radio Ballad called `Singing the Fishing’ by Ewan MacColl, Peggy Seeger and Charles Parker, about the rise and decline of the herring industry on the east coast of Scotland and East Anglia.

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