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Removal of guns from Broad Street
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Removal of guns from Broad Street

A Tom Kent picture.

Orkney Archives writes:
'64 pounder Muzzle loading guns that belonged to No. 1 & 8 companies of the Kirkwall section of the Royal Garrison Artillery. On disbandment of the RGA the guns were placed on the Kirk Green, but were eventually bought by J&W Leslie, Engineers, seen here removing them, 1930.'

Shops in the background are Kirkness and Gorie's, Wm Brough, Watchmaker, George Flett, Watchmaker, and Tom Kent's own, now all part of the Longship/Tait and Style.
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Picture added on 25 August 2005
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