Tain Museum Image Library

Balintore Harbour
Tain Museum Image Library
Balintore Harbour

Black and white postcard image of boats alongside the pier at Balintore Harbour - three 2 masted sailing vessels. 2 steam Colliers, far right one named "T.W.Stuart". Also derrick on the deck. Small fishing boat at side of "T.W.Stuart". Balintore urchins clambering about the decks and the rigging of the "T.W.Stuart"
Picture added on 05 August 2016 at 00:15
The " T.W.Stuart" was built on the Tyne in 1896. In 1928 she was stranded at Port Ellen,Isle of Islay, carrying barley from Boston,Lincs. She was re-floated and then broken up.
Added by William McRae on 10 August 2016
Thanks William for the timing of this vessel which helps with timing of the photo.
Added by SMacAngus on 08 May 2017
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