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Stromness Lifeboat 1950's
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Stromness Lifeboat 1950's

I think this is the Barnett class lifeboat, The Archibald and Alexander M Paterson which is mentioned in the description of the Stronsay Lifeboat Naming Ceremony, photo #2810.

The date is my best guess.
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Picture added on 01 May 2007
Comments:
You are correct with the name, this boat served Stromness L/B Station from 1955 -1984 when it was replaced by an Arun type boat.
Added by Stewart Taylor on 14 June 2007
In 1960 a covered in wheelhouse was added to this boat.
Therefore this photo must have been taken between 1955 and 1960.
Added by Stewart Taylor on 15 June 2007
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