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Kirkwall Basin - 1966
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Kirkwall Basin - 1966

Next to the pier at left side is John Clyne's 'Laurel' with Tommy Harcus's 'Lotus' lying alongside. Astern of these two is Doctor Sydney Peace's converted ships lifeboat (name slips my mind). In the corner is George Kent's 'Noup Head' (see picture #4068) Anchored near the Corn Slip is Dan Kirkpatrick's 'Naughty Girl'.
Picture added on 27 August 2007
Wonder if Doctor Peace's boat was called White Wings.---------Allan.
Added by Allan Besant on 15 December 2007
You are correct Dr Peace's boat was called White Wings, and the, scouws o her, are at the the Bay o Creekland in Hoy now. I have been told she was a ships boat from the Jhoanathordan, wrecked on Swona can anyone confirm or dispute this.
Added by John Budge on 18 December 2007
Can't be sure abot Johanna Thorden origin John but she was definitely an ex ship's lifeboat
Added by Willie Mackay on 28 August 2008
"White Wings" I wish the boat had wings the night Graemsay got in the way.
Added by Thorfinn Thomson on 09 January 2011
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