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The Invergordon Archive

Albert Watson
The Invergordon Archive
Albert Watson

Albert Watson in the engine room of the Enterprise. The Enterprise was the boat that was used most on the Invergordon run from Cromarty.
Picture added on 03 June 2005
My dad was a postman when we were younger and on a Saturday used to let me go in the van with him to pick up the mail from the Cromarty boat. I never met Albert but dad used to talk about him and it was only in the last ten years I realised how brave a man he was with his exploits on the Cromarty lifeboat. I spoke to his daughter Veronica a few years ago and she said she used to be on the boat with him some Saturdays. Cromarty and the Black Isle seemed so distant then. I used to watch the beam from the Cromarty lighthouse from my bedroom window.
Added by Liz Askew on 29 March 2008
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