Nell Ballantyne Photographic Archive

Archive Collection

Scope and Content

The Nell Ballantyne photographic archive includes:

  • photographic stills from various films
  • publicity 'head shots'
  • family photographs

Administrative / Biographical History

Nell Ballantyne was a Scottish stage, television and film actor working chiefly from 1943 - 1959. Originally a member of the Scottish National Players, her more prominent film roles include:

  • Fortune Lane (1947)
  • Bonnie Prince Charlie (1948)
  • Rockets Galore (1957)
  • The Bridal Path (1959)

She died on 19 February 1959 in Glasgow, Scotland

Conditions Governing Access

Open. Appointment necessary. Email: archives@rcs.ac.uk

Custodial History

Donated in 2010 by the family of Nell Ballantyne.