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Stromness trade guild?

Details are sketchy about this picture, so please offer any assistance you can.

Marion writes:
'[This] photo is an old one taken in Stromness but what the group are is
unknown. My great uncle, William Harcus [a butcher in Stromness] is 2nd from the right in the front row. Could this be a group of local traders or some traders association?'

Date is a wild guess.

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Picture added on 29 October 2004
Comments:
From various people's suggestions it appears that this is a pic of the Independent Order of Good Templars and possibly in Kirkwall? Still interested in any names for the people.
Added by marion mcleod on 23 May 2006
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