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1959

County Show Marion writes: 'County show late 1950s to early 1960s - same time as the couple I already sent you....
South Wall Primary School Back Row Left to Right Jim Groat, Norman Norquoy, Ireen Flett, Ella Gunn, Ida Groat, John Spence, ...
Papdale infant's Primary One class. This is me mithers first school photo, there are quite a few kent faces in the picture but I don't k...
Bill Brough Bill Brough the Kirkwall Jeweller was a great trout fisher and here he is just off Esslemont Pier on...
Queen Elizabeth leaves Orkney, 11th August 1959 Picture no. 2260 and comments refer. From the comments on the photo of the Queen at Skara Brae I ...
Stromness Lifeboat 1950's I think this is the Barnett class lifeboat, The Archibald and Alexander M Paterson which is mentione...
Queen Mother This is my uncle Bert Grieve talking to the Queen Mother when she opened the playpark at Picky. Does...
Queen Mother Vi Grieve meeting the Queen Mother. Can some Kirkwall folk tell me if I got the date right?
Woolworths, pelmet source After extensive investigation I believe I have found the source of Shearer's pelmets as featured in ...
Amber Queen This was a boat brought to Longhope by Jock Smith she had been sunk in the Thurso river and was in a...
Bond Minicar Bond Minicar and crew on the test bed at Hatston. Davy Work (seated) and Norman Windwick.
Bond Minicar Bond Minicar with young Davy Work at the controls. See also picture #7832

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