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Kirkwall Harbour in 1950s. 4 of 6
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Kirkwall Harbour in 1950s. 4 of 6

Kirkwall Harbour in 1950s. 4 of 6. An interesting picture with all the fishing boats, but does anyone know where the fishing boat code SF /SV come from.
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Picture added on 18 March 2021 at 10:46
Comments:
it was quite common for Scandinavian fishing boats to visit Kirkwall at that time so that may answer your question.
Added by Price Sinclair on 22 March 2021
I think these are whalers/sharkers from Norway.
Added by W Watters on 29 March 2021
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