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Beryl Simpson (nee Gillespie)

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?
Longhope Wedding in the Y.M. This is my uncle Arnold's wedding, over the next ten years along came my cousins Elaine, George and ...
Hank Locklin This is Hank Locklin at the Phoenix Cinema.
Longhope Regatta Left to right. Rev. Charles Abel, Sammy Doull, Regatta Queen of 1967 Anna Robertson, Annie Barnett,...
Longhope Lifeboat Maybe someone else knows the exact date? Back row left to right. Dan Kirkpatrick, Jimmy Johnston, ...
Longhope Whirlybird This was when they were laying new water pipes at Hogglins Water. My mum had to lay out a white shee...
Longhope Summer 1964 Bill Irvine standing in front of the helicopter.
The County Men County men that worked up in the hill laying the pipes. Back row left to right. David Learnmonth, ...
World Wide Helicopter Services Van My dad back on, the engineer said they could not take the petrol away in the van so he topped up our...
Lyness Sports Day This is a photo from my mum and dad's collection taken with the Polaroid instant camera that was all...
On the roof of Trumland House 1936 My mother Mabel Gillespie née Grieve on the left and Jean Rendall on the roof of Trumland Hou...

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