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Bank on the Orcadia

Bank of Scotland Sub Office on board MV Orcadia. Date estimated.
Picture added on 19 December 2005
I'd say the banker is norman wallace - late 1960s
Added by Willie Mackay on 29 December 2005
Correct spelling of name Norman Wallis
Added by Lyle Johnson on 12 January 2007
Would the customer be Mr.? Work of Holland, Stronsay among his sons were Ralph and Peter
Added by Lyle Johnson on 12 January 2007
Im sure us older guys, all remember when we got dressed to go and see the bank manager
Added by Gordie Peterson on 13 January 2007
The gentleman at the back is Mr Norman Wallis, who was Chief Clerk in the Bank of Scotland, Kirkwall, prior to becoming manager at the Bonar Bridge Branch. The customer is Mr William Work from Stronsay. I, alongwith others, including Wilson Learmonth, operated this service between 1969 and 1972 approx. I would estimate the date the photo was taken would have been between 1965 and 1970.
Added by Rob Thomson on 26 June 2007
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