Balintore Harbour

Balintore Harbour

Year: 2016 | Included in Albums: Fishing

Photo Description

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"

Cat No. Not specified.
Year 2016
Albums Fishing
Date added August 5th, 2016
Added by Tain & District Museum
2 Visitor Comments
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    William McRae

    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.

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    Thanks William for the timing of this vessel which helps with timing of the photo.

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