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Exporting livestock from the Islands.
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Exporting livestock from the Islands.

27-10-2003 - "Questions were asked today about dubious methods of transporting cattle from Orkney to the Scottish mainland."
Picture added on 21 November 2003
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Anonymous comment added on 30 December 1899
We took this photo at Gill's bay whilst the ferry was being unloaded. The driver was laughing his head off as he drove away. Does anyone know where the cow came from or where it was going?
Added by Garve Scott-Lodge on 21 November 2003
This cow stood in Sinclair Office Supply window in 2003 (estimate), to advertise the Blues Vestival.I think Colin borrowed it from a dairy shop in the deep south.
Added by Gordie Peterson on 22 November 2006
Last seen (or one exactly like it) by me at an industrial site at the Longman Industrial Estate, Inverness. Unfortunately I can't say exactly where and the date would be about 2003/4.
Added by Peter Burges on 24 November 2006
the driver is Vince Sinclair from J&W Taits
Added by Alison on 08 May 2009
Saw a coo just like that on the back of a pickup last week at the burger van.
Wid have made kinda tough burgers!!
Added by Willie Watters on 12 May 2009
The coo might be the same one that now stands outside a firm of accountants in Dalston Cumbria. Vince would travel through the village regularly as he loaded out of Steadmans cladding factory about 5 miles further along the road with cladding sheets to be used constructing Orkney farm buildings.
Added by Gerald Walker on 26 November 2014
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