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Pilot boat shell

This if I remember correctly was a pilot boat . Well a burnt out shell situated on the end of Kirwall pier 1978.
That is a young Brian 'Tapper' Walls of Sanday , for those who know him.
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Picture added on 09 September 2007
I mind the day this boat was wrecked. It was taken (stolen) and the culprits forgot to open the seacocks and I think the exhausts went on fire. They jumped into the sea somewhere in the String where she sank. I think Smith Foubister salvaged the boat and got Willie Budge to get the engines out of her and running.
Added by Bryan Guthrie on 04 August 2009
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