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Sunken Ship

Sorry no idea which ship or where again guessing at the date

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Picture added on 05 July 2008
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I would say that was Stromness Pier, now extended for the present day ferries, and that is the area next to Coplands Dock on the Garson shore in the background. The pier in pic # 12671 shows a similar construction with the end pile slightly tilted as well.
Added by Alastair Kelday on 07 July 2008
North Shields registered, pity we can't see the number then could get the name,
must have hit the local paper at the time. Most likely a drift net boat at the herring fishing.
Added by Jimmy Hamilton on 08 July 2008
I think it is an old pier at Stromness looking towards Cairston
Added by Ian Heddle on 08 July 2008
Looks like the RNLI lifeboat Good Shepherd or John A Hay in the background.
Added by Fred Johnston on 10 July 2008
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