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Otter Bank in The Basin, 1962 Alan sends in this picture taken by his father in law, Andy Wylie. The picture was possibly taken...
Guith, Eday Peter writes: "Back on the theme of Districts of Eday,the enclosed photo was originally by the late...
Mill Brae, Eday Peter writes: 'I enclose another picture Of Eday by the late Sandy Wylie, this time the area is the...
Old picture of Kirkwall Basin Craig writes: 'This picture of the basin is undated but is initaled J.V. (Valentine?) I like the de...
1964-1966, sheep shearing competition at mart Marion writes: '1964 to 66 sheep sheering competition at the mart - think this was a Young Farmers ...
Horse shoeing at Roma, Holm Marion writes: '1966 horse shoeing at roma, holm - this is my late father-in-law, Wilfred Laird, s...
Festival of the Horse Craig writes: 'Please see attached photographs which were taken by a relation of mine, but I unfort...
Ploughing in the snow Craig writes: 'Please see attached photographs which were taken by a relation of mine, but I unfort...
Bisset Binder at Cleat, St Ola, 1954 Marion writes: '1954 bisset binder at cleat no 1 & 2 - my father, Ernie Wishart, and Charlie Tait [...
Millbank, Eday Peter writes: 'Back to my theme of pictures from Eday....this is the farm of Millbank on the south ...
Millbounds Mill, Eday Peter writes: 'Looking approx. N.W. from Millbank,slightly off centre in this photo is the mill wh...
Rousay sunset John writes: Wester, Rousay December 13 [just after] 14h 00m... Quite remarkable in a way. Cattle o...

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