Orkney Image Library

<< back
Kings Proclamation at Market Cross
The Orkney Image Library

Help us get organised! If we haven't correctly identified which area this picture is best listed under, please select it below and click Done!

view a random pic
Kings Proclamation at Market Cross

This was sent as a postcard to from my grandfather Charles James Low to his then fiancée Gladys. On the back it says "Kings Proclamation at Market Cross Kirkwall, lovely weather.

[Date guessed]
Large Version View Large Version
Picture added on 19 October 2014 at 12:33
Proclamation of King George V, 11th May 1910. More details can be found at picture #21409, which was evidently taken a few minutes earlier while the dignitaries were still assembling.
Added by Paul Sutherland on 28 October 2014
<< back


St Magnus(IV) leaving Kirkwall pier c19624 generations of James Simpsons on Flotta or HoyFormer KGSFormer Papdale Halls of ResidenceKirkwall City Pipe Band on board shipVictoria Street, KirkwallHoy Primary SchoolNew PictureJames KempAccordian Club, Kirkwall