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Jock O Brough's horses

More photos taken the same day as picture #24726 and picture #24725 uploaded by Billy Cardno of Jock O Brough's clyesdale horses arriving in Kirkwall.

Jackie Kelday holding this horse.
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Picture added on 21 February 2011 at 14:51
Comments:
Were these horses going to slaughter?!!!!!

Added by Hazel Groundwater on 23 February 2011
I hope not Hazel as I mind these horses working the fields at Brough very well. I would like to thnk they went into retirement, but I am not hopeful.
Added by Ernie Rendall on 23 February 2011
I hope so as well Ernie,but I do mind when I was a peedie lass (long time ago noo) wir big blach shire horse being lead doon the road and I never saw her again...wis telt years efter whit had happened to her...the grey fergie that replaced her wisna so pretty!!
Added by Hazel on 25 February 2011
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Walls of Kirkwall Castle?Kirkwall basin before the Kirkwall Hotel was builtD Block former Papdale Halls of ResidenceEast side of Kirkwall from CathedralWest Kirkwall from CathedralPower Station and Peedie SeaComing into Kirkwall Harbour 1960St Magnus 1960 Kirkwall Pierhead 1960 with Cathedral SpireKirkwall Harbour 1960