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1924

Round the world fliers at Houton See also picture #592. Round the world fliers at Houton, on 30th July 1924. A postcard sent to Mario...
Kirkwall Oddfellows' Annual Ball Paul writes: "Kirkwall Oddfellows' Annual Ball in the Town Hall, Christmas 1924. The Oddfellows we...
Oddfellows' Report thumb #1714 A press report of the Oddfellows' Ball shown in picture #1714. It is from the Orkney He...
St Mary's from the Ness pier Would this be the local redundant herring fishing boats ??
Kirkwall Grammar School Phot This was taken about 1924. The only people I know in it are in the front row fourth from left is Em...
Numidian The East Coast Salvage Co. men working on what I take to be the Numidian in Holm Sound in 1924. The...
Raising the fleet Another find in the old box. looks like the old floating dock used to help raise the German Fleet. A...
Raising the fleet The floating dock again, but before the battleship was lifted. You can see the airlocks used by the ...
The wreck in Inganess Bay Built as MV. SPRUCOL then renamed JUNIATA in the nineteen twenties. The remains of her hull lie rus...
Juniata Stern view of the JUNIATA, not a very clear picture but nevertheless a picture. Thanks to Tony Hall...
The tanker Juniata The tanker Juniata was formerly a blockship sunk in Water Sound. She was raised in 1949 and towed to...
Longhope lifeboat crew Standing. Left. William Sutherland Hon Sec. Right James Manson, Shore Signalman. Back Row. Fred J...

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