Mr and Mrs MacDonald set off from the island of Inchfad to vote in the general election of February 1974
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BBC Rewind: Voting by land and sea

Mr and Mrs MacDonald, owners of Inchfad island in Loch Lomond, make a picturesque journey by boat, car and foot in order to get to their polling station and cast their votes in the Stirling, Falkirk and Grangemouth constituency.

Clip taken from BBC News, first broadcast 28 February 1974

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