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Respect to those gone before


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Picture added on 16 November 2007
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This photograph taken on the day the new Longhope Lifeboat came home . All the lifeboats came into Ousna Bay below the kirkyard and lowered there flags as a mark of respect to the men who lost there lives in 1969 on the service to the SS Irene,
This was a most moving gesture by so many lifeboats, some of there crews not born at that time but shows how our heritage of all things in Orkney will be remembered forever.

Added by John Budge on 07 December 2007
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Hoy

A War Token from the Parish of WallsMystery marine lightMystery marine lightSimpsons at Upper Setter, Hoy4 generations of James Simpsons on Flotta or HoyHugh and Andrew Simpson, HoyMelsetter area on the Island of HoyInvoice for work on Waas boatHoy Primary SchoolHoy from the Point of Ness