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The Invergordon Archive

The Winter of 1947
The Invergordon Archive
The Winter of 1947

The Fearn road, between Balaldie and Fearn, in 1947, when Brian, my husband was born.
Picture added on 12 March 2008
Comments:
Vanda, another great picture!!! What a winter that was. Doug, that was also the year of the ice on the water by the pier. I used to go and have a look when I visited Joey and Ackie Innes, who lived opposite you on Shore Road.
Added by Rosalie (Graham) Samaroo on 14 March 2008
Rosalie, glad somebody else remembers the ice floes - some of them were big enough to stand on but not for long as the sea was freezing cold. Do you remember when they used to pull the crashed seaplanes up by the slipway? - also the Sunderland which they landed on the other side of the swimming pool?
Added by Doug Will on 15 March 2008
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