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Carter in herring fishing days in Stronsay.
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Carter in herring fishing days in Stronsay.

A Stronsay man contracted to cart herring with his horse and long lorry. [Date estimated]
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Picture added on 01 March 2009
Comments:
Whur grandfather was at the herring fishing in Stronsay and he said all carts were numbered by law and the farm name was stencilled on the "breest o the kert". I can mind him saying "Whitehall" had a high number o kerts- might hid been as high as 30 or am I imagining that number??.
Any comment on this Bill?. Can you get the evidence?
Added by John Budge on 01 February 2011
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Stronsay

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