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1960

Construction of Phoenix Here we have the Phoenix Cinema at the start of its life, as Orkney Builders constructed it. I'm not...
Skaill Mill This picture is taken from Ian Heddle's popular Pure Nostalgia slide presentation. Examples from thi...
A North Boat- which? Here we find one of the the steamers of the North of Scotland Orkney and Shetland Steam Navigation C...
Albert Street in 1960 Tom Scott writes: "Window Shoppers. A view of Albert Street also taken in sumer of 1960. The ...
The Pylons Remember the pylons at Netherbutton? I can, but I can't remember the year when the black and white 4...
Skara Brae Tom writes: 'A play of light and shade on Skara Brae, taken in 1960, before "improvements" and meas...
St Ola II arriving at Stromness, summer 1960 St Ola II arriving at Stromness, summer 1960
The Big Tree The Big Tree, when it was bigger and more like a tree. What were the shops then?
Looking North from Cathedral Tower Tom writes: 'I am attaching this photo which I took from the Cathedral tower about 1960 in connecti...
St Catherine's Place A Dougie Shearer picture sent in by Craig, of St Catherines Place before the road was widened at the...
St Catherine's Place A picture showing how narrow the junction of St Catherine's Place and Shore Street was before the ro...

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