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The Invergordon Archive

Caledonian Towage
The Invergordon Archive
Caledonian Towage

A 1970s picture of Hector Bell splicing rope at Caledonian Towage port facilities in Invergordon.
Picture added on 12 August 2014 at 17:30
That's an old photo of Hec. He had many happy days there.
Added by Kate Bell on 12 August 2014
Who is the person with Hec?
Added by Shona Mackay on 13 August 2014
At a guess I think it may be Kelvin Ross.
Added by Kate Bell on 13 August 2014
Yes it's me there (Kelvin) in the foreground opening the 8 strand multiplait rope with a tool called a fid and forming an eye splice. Sadly missed Hector is forming a splice on the other end.
Added by Kelvin Ross on 22 December 2014
Aye thought it was yourself Kelvin. You had many happy days there the pair of you, and all the other guys.
Added by Kate Bell on 22 December 2014
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