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Evie Stagecoach James writes: 'Please find attached a photograph c1900 of stage coach owner and driver James Baik...
No. 4 barrier long ago, 1 An early picture of number four barrier, showing a brave driver going across. No protection at the s...
No. 4 barrier long ago, 2 A postcard view from Peter, clearly showing the ship in the corner that I remember from my own child...
Calf Sound from Vinquoy, Eday Peter writes: 'Another from the same viewpoint, with the Orcadia on route for Westray.' Date is ...
St Ola II, August 1962 An Andy Wylie picture showing his car being unloaded at Stromness, on a pleasant sunny day in August...
St Ola II, June 1972 Alan sends in this picture of his own car (a Maxi) being loaded at Scrabster on his first visit to O...
Horse shoeing at Roma, Holm Marion writes: '1966 horse shoeing at roma, holm - this is my late father-in-law, Wilfred Laird, s...
St Ola II arriving at Stromness, summer 1960 St Ola II arriving at Stromness, summer 1960
Fire Practice at Kirkwall Airport Lindsay Reid notes: 'Routine training on our new mock aircraft module. This scenario simulates an a...
Fire Practice at Kirkwall Airport Lindsay Reid notes: 'Routine training on our new mock aircraft module. This scenario simulates an a...
Fire Practice at Kirkwall Airport Lindsay Reid notes: 'Routine training on our new mock aircraft module. This scenario simulates an a...
Hascosay approaching Kirkwall An aerial shot from last summer of Northlink's freight vessel, Hascosay, approaching Kirkwall.

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