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Geordie Garrioch, Blacksmith, Finstown
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Geordie Garrioch, Blacksmith, Finstown

Date is an estimate
Picture added on 06 April 2005
Comments:
Forty years ago I had a boyfriend called Raymond Scott whose family lived in smithy cottage Finstown. I wonder if Geordie Garriock had previously lived there? Found this photo while browsing, have been reading a book about the Vikings and it reminded me of my visits to Orkney in the 1970's.
Added by Anne Windsor on 26 February 2014
I came across your post on the Orkney communities website whilst scrolling for some information on my Dad, Raymond Scott.
Unfortunately he passed away in 2004 and I don’t have many pictures of him as a young man. I know this is a massive long shot, but do you happen to have any pictures of him when you knew him?
Laurencearthurscott@hotmail.com
Added by Laurence Scott on 15 February 2017
Wow......Charles & Eliza Scott were my great, great grandparents! We visit Orkney each year & have found Smithy Cottage & their gravestone in Finstown. I would love to learn more about my family.
Added by Bob Scott Flett on 16 June 2019
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