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The Invergordon Archive

Harry O'Neill

Invergordon will always be home to me...I arrived there as a boy probably in 1945 from Glasgow. I lived with my grandparents on Outram St..I am now in Canada. Am thoroughly enjoying this site...

Alexander W. Macgregor ?? Judging by the comments, it is generally agreed that this is Alistair Magregor, not his father Alexa...
Church of Scotland The Rev. Duncan Fraser, who came to Invergordon Church in 1927, where he remained as Minister until ...
District Nurse Nurse Kyle, who came to Invergordon as the District Nurse in 1932
Invergordon Academy Sports Captains 1946. Rae Clark, Irene Grant and Mr. James Clark (Rector)
Invergordon Academy Primary 6, 1952 Back row, left to right: George Murdoch, Donald Ross, Norman Will, Alisdair MacDonald, Ross Mitchell...
Invergordon Academy Teachers at the Academy before the War: John Inkson (Modern Languages), John R. MacKenzie (English),...
Invergordon Air Raid Wardens A. R. P. Wardens in the 2nd World War. Back Row: ? Murdoch, ? MacKenzie, Duguid Ross, John MacMilla...
American Gardens, Invergordon A tinted postcard showing the American Gardens. These were part of the Castle Estate and were situat...
Castle Lodge, Invergordon A postcard showing a delightful view of either South Lodge or West Lodge - perhaps you know which? ...
First Invergordon Mural The first mural to be created, on the Albyn Housing building in the High Street, was started on Tues...
Invergordon High Street The Playhouse, Invergordon. This later became the Arts Centre. Like the approach to window cleaning...
Shivas Cycle Agency The Shivas Cycle Agency in the High Street, now Somerfields store. The date of this picture is unkn...
Invergordon High Street Mackenzies Newsagents and Tobacconist. The date of this picture is unknown.
Pilot Boat or Invergordon Ferry? Is this the crew of what is thought to be the Invergordon/Cromarty Ferry? The date of the picture i...
Invergordon Level Crossing The western end of the town looking west, showing the railway line crossing the road. The picture is...
Invergordon Station The Railway Station showing the Tennis and Bowling Greens. You can see the access to King George Str...
Invergordon Castle Invergordon Castle shown facing the avenue of trees known as 'Lime Avenue', pictured just before the...
The Polish War Memorial Service of Remembrance at the Memorial - attending that year were Polish Government representatives,...
An Aerial view of the Town There are some interesting details but it will be noticed that there is no sign of the fencing highl...
Pilot Boat or Invergordon to Cromarty Ferry? This is thought to be one of the ferries that ran between Invergordon and Cromarty. It carried the p...
The Polish Camp The Polish Camp, 1945
The Donkey Bridge The small bridge providing pedestrian access from the western end of the town to the foreshore and t...
Invergordon Castle Invergordon Castle in the process of being demolished. c 1928
Local Exercise Young lads playing football at Black Park, c 1920.
Invergordon Level Crossing Warning sign for the level crossing at the western end of the town. The rail crossing can be seen in...
Invergordon Station A view of the station in days gone by. The old footbridge can be seen in all its glory.
Invergordon Library This building in the High Street was the addition built to the Higher Grade Department of the origin...
Invergordon Harbour The Harbour showing the railway line running along the pier.
Pictish Stone The Hilton of Cadboll, which was in the grounds of Invergordon Castle, is now in the National Museum...
Invergordon Academy The old Invergordon Academy and Cromlet and in the foreground the Town Park which gives the present ...
Invergordon High Street J. E. Macdonalds shop in the High Street.
Old Invergordon Pretoria House - 53 Shore Road Invergordon. The picture shows the front of the shop around 1940.
High Street, Looking East, Invergordon A lovely postcard view of the cross-roads looking east. The picture has the quality of a drawing and...
Invergordon Invergordon, looking up King Street.
Invergordon High Street A rather blurred picture of the High Street with Rhind's shop in what is now the Highland Council Se...
Old Invergordon - Ross Lane Ross Lane in approximately 1930. Pretoria House and the shop can be seen in the background of the ph...
Bluejackets going aboard at Invergordon Harbour What a remarkable scene! One wonders how the boats didn't capsize. The name of the ship at top left ...
Invergordon Smelter The smelter of British Aluminium.
Scout Camp, Scotsburn Mrs. Mackay's father, Kenny Moir, is 2nd to the left of the flag.
Invergordon Harbour Invergordon Harbour and what appears to be a raft - perhaps the Raft Race or similar?
School Sports on the Naval Grounds The three-legged race on the Naval Grounds with the tanks in the background. The rather damaged pict...
Sale of Inverbreakie Farm John Mann sells his farm to make way for the new Smelter. Can the date be pinpointed as the year is ...
Park School The Elementary Department of Park School
Park School The Higher Grade Department of Park School
Girls Club - Invergordon The 10th anniversary of the Girls Club, 10th October 1954
Mackenzie Brothers - Butchers A photo of my father (left) James Mackenzie (Jim) and my grandfather Alex Mackenzie (right), who own...
Invergordon Harbour A scene at the harbour. Any idea who the people are?
Rhinds The result of demolishing Rhind's building in Bank Street (see picture #578 and picture #579).
Rhinds Another view of the old Rhind's building (see picture #578).
Class of 1931-32 Invergordon Academy Back Row: L-R: Lionel Mitchell, ?, John Hendry,Christie ?, George Stephen, Alistair Ramsay, Willie ...
Hugh Ross Hugh Ross (Jack Fraser standing on left). (The date is an estimate - Site Admin.)
Invergordon Academy - Primary 5 Not sure of date: 1952? nor class: Primary 5? Back Row: John MacIntosh, Who?, John Campbell, Who?, ...
Invergordon High Street The present view of the north side of the High Street, just west of the cross-roads. The building on...
Fire Station The old Fire Station in Clyde Street.
Swimmers at the Pool Back row (left to right): Unknown, Jimmy Andrews, Davie Moir, Gordon Andrews, Lawrence Mackenzie, Do...
Invergordon Primary 4 Year 1949 Primary 4.....taken at the back of the primary school, outside what was the janitor's livi...
Two Invergordon Wifies The year is around 1950 - taken at the backdoor of either 3 or 5 Outram St. The lady on the left as ...
The O'Neill Family This was taken on a bus trip to Nigg beach. These are my grand-parents Annie and Fachy Dunn. I have ...
The O'Neill Family This is a picture of my family. On the back it says it was taken by Douglas Will. The year is a gues...
O'Neills in a school photo This is a school picture, date 1951, taken outside Miss Macfarlane's (Titch) classroom. Apparently y...
Three Innocents The year is probably 1944. The picture was taken in the backyard of 3 Outram St. I am in the middle ...
Invergordon Fountain The unveiled Fountain see picture #351
Invergordon High Street A view of the High Street taken outside the old Post Office, looking east towards the main cross-roa...
Invergordon Mayor Help please with who and when!
Invergordon Academy Invergordon Academy Football Team; date unknown.
RFA Tug This Steam Reciprocating tug was to be permanently based in Invergordon but was here for only a sho...
The Clark's "on the end" This picture was taken in 1984 when my sister was on a trip "home" from Canada. Left to right is my ...
Bissets Hotel The corner of the High Street and Albany Road showing the old Bissets Hotel building before it was r...
Invergordon Harbour The Harbour Invergordon. The photo was used for a postcard and shows battleships moored in the Firth...
HMS Royal Oak The band of HMS Royal Oak just before the she sailed from Invergordon for Scapa Flow. She was sunk s...
Invergordon Academy Sports Day I estimate this photograph was taken around 1949/50. Left to right - Sheena Woodburn, Anne James (wi...
Local Invergordon Youths I would estimate this photograph was taken between 1955-57. From the left Sandy Maclean, Willie Mack...
Invergordon Academy School Photograph This picture of me, Anne James, and my cousin Amelia Muckle (Amy Seaton) was taken in 1951. I was in...
Christmas Day 1957 Christmas the way it used to be at the Dunn house. Usually there would be more in attendance, but so...
Local Face Willy Ogilvy, Chemist.
Seaforth Highlanders Back Row: Ackie Ross (Millcraig), Richard Geddes, Murdo Murray, Dune MacDonald, Colin Ross (Saltburn...
Natal graves at Rosskeen Cemetery (Image kindly supplied by Invergordon Off the Wall Web Site: www.invergordonoffthewall.co.uk/)
Fancy Dress Parade Float I think the date this photograph was taken was sometime in the 1950s. From the left.......Robert Dun...
Established Church, Rosskeen, Invergordon A tinted postcard of the church at Rosskeen. The date of the picture is unknown.
The Firth from the War Memorial A general view looking south-east to the Sutors with a glimpse of the Swimming Pool and the Episcopa...
Saltburn, looking east The present-day Saltburn, looking east. This is the eastern half of the village and can be compared ...
Polish War Memorial The delightful memorial at the entrance to the Castle grounds.
The upturned hull of HMS Natal - c1916 The Natal was sunk in the firth in 1915, by an explosion in the magazine. This shows the hull before...
Invergordon Ferry Invergordon from the ferry. The boat at the end of the slipway is the same as that shown in picture ...
Davey Bodell This is a letter from Sid (with some minor adjustments) which explains all: Hi Harry, I'm a fri...
Davey Bodell and Eddie Moncur Please see picture #888 for full details.
Playground Opening Day Opening day of the playground that was located by the Cromlet, across from the railway station. I re...
A Good Team How many out there remember this good team? How about you Billy Geddes?, taken at Black Park early 5...
Invergordon Academy I noted in John Fraser's comments elsewhere that there was a lack of school pictures of classes 2 ye...
Invergordon Academy It is thought that this was taken in 1949/50? Back Row: George Sutherland, Donald Murray, Alex Dav...
Invergordon Academy 1946/7 It is thought that this School Photo was taken 1946/47? Back Row: ?, Stewart Will?, Michael Macphe...
Avenue of Trees The avenue of trees on Tomich Road, know as the 'BA Straight'. Recent road repairs are the reason fo...
King Street The northern end of King Street with the crossroads with Clyde Street in the foreground. Beyond that...
King Street, looking north The present King Street, looking north with the Church spire in the background. On the left is the '...
Polish War Memorial The wonderful setting of the War Memorial. The magnificent Beech trees behind the memorial are now w...
Going Away This photo was taken outside the railway station. My grandparents and my sister were going on a holi...
Aerial view of Invergordon A view of the central part of Invergordon looking north-west. The wealth of detail is extraordinary ...
Invergordon Academy Senior Staff Retirement Dinner The retirement dinner held in 1975 for Mr. Milton and Mr. Cooney.
Invergordon Admiralty Cottages, Invergordon, built during the first World War.
Invergordon SWRI This was taken in the Invergordon in the late 50s or early 60s and shows the Invergordon SWRI commit...
Invergordon Academy Primary 7 1954 In our day it was called the "Qualifying Class". Miss MacDonald was our teacher. Back Row (Left to...
Fyrish Hill and Ben Wyvis from Invergordon The view looking west from Invergordon Boat Club. In the foreground is Belleport and Belleport Pier....
Bodell's Delivery Van This is Davey Bodell's father's old Ford 8 delivery van. Please see picture #888 for more informatio...
Invergordon Academy Invergordon School Sports c1936 Back row, left to right: ?, ?, John Murdoch, ?, Donald Connell, Les...
Invergordon Harbour Panorama of the harbour and town from a warship. The year is not known.
Old Invergordon Two happy youngsters in the harbour area. The cottages in the background thankfully still survive as...
Invergordon Academy Attached is a second picture, of same class as shown in picture #891, taken 2 years later (1955). B...
Douglas Will This is a photo of me taken in Aden around 1967-8. I left Invergordon in 1950 on National service b...
Rosskeen An old aerial view of Rosskeen Church, looking north. In the foreground is Achnagarron, and to the n...
Invergordon Service Base An aerial view of the Service Base under construction. The date of the photo is not known.
Joss Street Family This is a photo taken of myself and my sisters and brothers on our air raid shelter in Joss Street. ...
Wartime in Invergordon It is thought that this picture may have been taken at the Polish Camp. Can anyone confirm this or i...
The Bombing of Tank 13 This is an aerial photo taken by the RAF soon after the event in February 1941. The picture shows sn...
Hugh Dunn and Sons Plumbers Date is a guess but probably 1938. Hugh Dunn ran a plumbing business at 75 Clyde St.... Left to rig...
Invergordon Academy Invergordon Academy Sports 1938. Third from left in the front row is Nita Munro (Mrs. Macgregor). Si...
Invergordon Parade My niece found this photo among my late sister's papers. The photo was dated 1948. My brother, Tommy...
First Cousins Taken at front door 75 Clyde St. - not sure of the date. Ryall Dunn and her cousin Robert Dunn. Th...
An outing on the Bull's Hill Although entitled 'An outing on the Bull's Hill', the photo was actually taken where the golf course...
Academy Class from 1955 Here is a class photo from 1955. Back Row – Alistair McDonald, John Fraser, Donald Ross, Chris...
Gilbert Ross's Shop Gilbert Ross's old shop boarded up. See also picture #616.
Invergordon High Street The High Street during the 1940s.
Thief's Stone The is the Clach a'Mheirleich or Thief's Stone, which is a few yards off the road opposite the Boati...
Invergordon High Street The Old Post Office in the High Street, around 1906.
Invergordon Girls' Club Girl's Club - The Tenth Anniversary Party in the Joss Street Hall. L to R: Ena Gordon, Ann Macleod,...
Mr and Mrs Henry Dunn of Invergordon The parents of Hugh (the plumber) and Farquhar (Fachy, my grandfather) and of course they are my Gre...
Sandy McLellan and his wife Nellie Sandy McLellan and his wife, Nellie, taken in the back garden at 13 High St in 1972. We met this lov...
Alistair McLellan with Heather Booth and daughter Sandy and Nellie McLellan's son, Alistair, with Heather Booth and her daughter, Deborah. Taken at 1...
Fay and Angus MacKenzie's Wedding Day (24/10/1964) Taken at the Royal Hotel, Invergordon. Sadly Mum and my stepfather, Angus are no longer with us, so ...
Invergordon Church An unusual view of Invergordon Church from Cromlet Drive.
United Free Church, Invergordon A tinted postcard of the church. This is an early view from the grounds of the school, looking north...
Fay Mackenzie and company Fay Mackenzie (my mum) immediate left, with work colleagues. I think the lady next to mum is called ...
Invergordon High Street North side of the High Street before 1914. The shop on the left is the premises of Jack the Jeweller...
High Street, Invergordon A very early view of the High Street. Not too sure about the deposits in the road - perhaps the hors...
Invergordon Hospital Staff at what appears to be Invergordon Hospital. The date is not known.
Retirement at the Hospital Willie Ledingham's retirement from the Ambulance Service- 1968 Back row (left to right): Dr Wilson,...
H.M.S. Newcastle HMS Newcastle "Southampton" class cruiser, a frequent visitor to Invergordon during WW-II. One of se...
Cromarty Firth and Ben Wyvis This is a lovely old postcard picture taken from where the golf course is now located. The date is u...
High Street West End An old postcard of the west end of the High Street looking east. On the left is one of the few lamp-...
Middle Pier, Invergordon A view from the harbour looking east towards the South Sutor. The two warships seem to have the same...
Looking to Cromarty A postcard showing the Fleet at anchor in the Firth. Invergordon is in the foreground with Cromarty ...
Name That Tune Three Invergordon musicians, 1963 (date is a guesstimate).
Ben Wyvis This view and that shown in picture #978 give an idea of the stunning scenery which we have on our d...
Invergordon Academy Class 7 - March 1959 I hope some ex-Invergordon pupils can recognise and provide names. I will add some names later.
Dunskaith or Dunskeath House With reference to the thread accompanying my photo (see picture #981) of Ben Wyvis regarding Dunskai...
Old Wartime Gun Emplacements at Nigg The third of three photos of the gun emplacements at Nigg (see also picture #986 and picture #987)
Experimental tunnel at Nigg A photo of the experimental tunnel constructed by CFP and mentioned in one of the comments on pictur...
Invergordon Red Cross Cadets This picture, from the mid 1950s, was taken outside the Scout Hut which was located where the presen...
Local Faces? An office scene - perhaps someone can provide more details.
Local Faces? An office scene. Does it relate to that shown in picture #264?
Eastern end of Invergordon The foreshore at the eastern end of the town, looking east. This picture was used for a postcard and...
Seaforth Highlanders Invergordon men who were part of the 4th Battalion Seaforth Highlanders (51st Division) in 1939/40. ...
Diamond Wedding Anniversary This is a photo taken at my parents' diamond wedding party in 1982. They were Sam and Polly Clark wh...
Invergordon Football between the Wars An Invergordon football team in the early 1920s. Can you help identify the people in the photo?
King Edward Fountain Oops! King Edward fountain knocked down by a car for reportedly the seventh time c1957.
A Sunderland flying boat at its mooring. It is presumed that this is in the Cromarty Firth and perhaps details in the background can confirm ...
Central Invergordon looking east An aerial view of the central part of the town. This is one of four pictures taken in April 1978. Cl...
Invergordon Harbour An early view of the Harbour area showing the chimney of the old foundry.
Hugh Ross Lochslin Hugh Ross Lochslin - winner of many a local regatta (Jack Fraser seated on right). (The date is a...
Cup Winners Left to right: James MacDonald, Murdo Fraser, Kenny MacPherson, Billy Lamb, George Campbell, Johnn...
Quarrying at Inchindown Two of the men who carried out the enormous excavation at Inchindown to create the caverns for fuel ...
Wedding Day Elly Dunn on her wedding day, on the arm of her father Fachy. It would have been in late 1930s. Elly...
Royal Hotel, Invergordon After the fire which destroyed the building, the site was occupied by the filling station and Campbe...
Pipe Band in the High Street A wonderful view of the High Street, which, judging by the shadows, has probably been taken in late ...
Church and Fountain, Invergordon The view looking north at the cross-roads. One of the billboards ar MacPhersons says 'ILKLEY MURDER'...
Old Invergordon This map, dating from the middle of the 18th century, shows the area around Invergordon Castle.
Sgt Kenny Ross's funeral 1940 at Invergordon Any idea who the morners were? I'm also wanting information on his brother Henry who lived in Joss S...
Bottoms Up Date would be a guess, at 1962, but it seems a nice way to pass an afternoon.
The Navy's in Town Peg MacKay and Isobel Ross, with a couple of matelots, outside Madges tea-room at the corner of Ross...
Scout Camp, 1952 Scotty Campbell, Willie MacKay and Gordon Wills at Scout Camp in Skene, 1952.
Rosskeen Burn A postcard picture of Rosskeen bridge before the trees took over! Perhaps circa 1920-30?
Church of Scotland Rev. Duncan Fraser and Mr. Campbell, the beadle, during his early days as Minister of the Church of ...
Church of Scotland The Gallery of the Church of Scotland Church, Invergordon
Aerial view of Invergordon and the Cromarty Firth This is one of three aerial views taken for the Planning Department of the Highland Council as part ...
At the Church Will and Brenda MacKay, Hamish Allen, Chas and Alice Wilson, with an unidentified couple on the righ...
Polish Camp A fine view of the Polish Camp and what appears to be a Service. The date is a guess.
Check Mate Anyone remember a cheap sale of shirts in 1956?
The British Legion Committee The date is a guess.
Invergordon Mayor Help please with identity and date!
Invergordon Town Councillors Here is a photo of the Town Council sometime between 1945-54. Back row: Mrs Brownhill, Mrs Reid, ...
The Polish Camp A group of Polish soldiers with the concrete crest they made. Joe Zawinski is in the centre and Edmu...
Roddy and Alex MacKenzie This is my father Roddy MacKenzie and his brother Alex probably in the late 1960s.
Polish Memorial 2006 To the left of the monument carrying the Polish standards are Eddie Malicki and Jozef Zawinski. Thei...
Four Playmates I don't know who the two girls on the right are, although they both look familiar. I have a feeling ...
Fancy Dress I need some help with this one. It will be me holding the dogs, wearing one of my grandfather's bonn...
Rose Between Two Thorns This would have to be war-time. Myself on the left, Margaret in the middle and Bob Birch on the righ...
Good Times Taken outside of the Milton Inn. Ryall O'Neill, Chrissie Ross, Fachy and Annie Dunn. The Milton In...
First Grandchild This would be 4 generations. Left to right, Elly Joyce (Dunn) - my grandmother Annie Dunn, Elly's ...
Proud Grand-Parents Proud grand-parents with their beautiful grandchildren. I should know where this was taken, maybe on...
Invergordon Football Team Invergordon football team, probably taken early/mid 1950s. Some of the players are also in picture #...
Fancy Dress I remember this like it was yesterday. Taken in the front garden of 3 Outram Street with Dougal Maci...
A Break In The Action Centre front is Harry Dunn, my Uncle. He served 22 years in the RN, joining as a boy of 15 on the tr...
Polish Camp When Dad first came to the camp some huts were already there. He thinks the Norwegians were in them ...
Enjoying the Sun Scratching my head as to where this was taken. Would I be correct in saying between Black Park and t...
Invergordon Castle Grounds An aerial view of the Castle grounds taken on 23rd May 1946. The Large Version may yield more detail...
Aerial view of Invergordon A copy of an aerial view taken 9th October 1946. The quality is not very good but the Large Version ...
Bus Outing I think this was taken on the Struie Rd., probably on a bus trip somewhere. Left to right are Annie...
Hugh Dunn (plumber) This is a fine picture of Hugh, he was a favourite of mine. When he came to visit, my Granny would a...
Easy Rider Chrissie Ross on the bike and it looks like George Mackay's car in the background. Chrissie lived on...
At the Beach, Invergordon Left to right are Margaret and Jozef Zawinski, Aimee Walker and Chris Hoy.
The holiday is over This was never a happy day for those that had to leave Invergordon and go back home. There usually w...
Falls of Shin Picture of Harry Dunn and Nan Birch (Dunn) taken at the Falls Of Shin. I do not know the exact date ...
Ferry Row/Bank Street Ferry Row/Bank Street on Saturday 8th March 2008. Easy to see why picture #1095 caused so much confu...
Home for Christmas This is one of the rare times that the Daniels family were all together in a picture. The telly date...
On The Job Here is Fachy Dunn aboard the Harbour Masters Launch, his place of employment for many years. The la...
Happy Days Happiness is clearly shown in this picture of Coleen Birch on the left and Carol Daniels on the righ...
Young Nurses Margaret O'Neill and Catherine Clark (me) taken in the back garden of what was 6 Outram Street. The ...
At Bottom School in the Mid-fifties-ish! Back Row: Andrew Innes, Iain Murray, Bobby Hutton, Bobby Fair (supplied most of the names), David Ru...
Rachael and Dan Sutherland These were my Grandparents Rachael and Dan Sutherland who lived at 136 High Street before moving to ...
Gang of Three I am on the right and Charles MacKay is the tall lad at the back - no idea who the other lad is! It...
The Cottages, Invergordon A view of the cottages, looking east from the Distillery. A rather new looking hospital can be seen ...
Birthday Party This is probably a 1946/7 (?) Birthday Party. The boy with the ball is Donald Sutherland. The boy se...
Admiralty Pier, Invergordon I visited Invergordon in 1958 in HMS Apollo and this is a postcard I bought in the town. (The ide...
39 Clyde Street We (Peter and Carole Legge) have recently moved in to 39 Clyde Street and would be very grateful for...
Duncan Maclean And Judy Sinclair Winners of the Ladies' and Gents' Singles, Invergordon Bowling Club Centenary Trophies, 1999.
Invergordon Bowling Club 2008 Ella Gilmour throws the first bowl of the season. (The 'Large Version' will help to identify everyo...
Two Local Ladies This is said to be Ann and Beattie Niven.
Local Event What is this occasion?
The Munro Family This is the Munro Family, Thomas Munro at the back with his son Peter. Christina Munro nee Ross or T...
Invergordon Academy This photo is of Invergordon Academy outside Park building. I think it was taken approx mid 1940s? ...
Invergordon Academy This is a school photo dated 1947. Back row: Kenneth Maclean, Daniel Macdonald, ?, George Russell,...
Invergordon Academy This is a school photo taken about 1951. Back row: Robert Gillies, Hamish Urquart, ?, Arthur Scott...
Cathie and Jim Askew Cathie and Jim Askew outside their then home Viewfirth (now the Foxes Hotel) after Jim received his ...
Invergordon Tennis Club Members of Invergordon Tennis Club with Polish soldiers: 1945 - 46.
Mr Kerr's Choir This photograph was taken in the 1950s and shows Mr Kerr's Choir. Perhaps someone can help put names...
Invergordon Academy The date is a guess. This class includes people who came into the secondary from Alness.
Frews Staff Photo I think this was taken in about 1990.
Jozef Zawinski Jozef Zawinski with the medal he received from the Polish President.
Invergordon on a Frosty morning Back drive at Mains Farm. This is the track that runs from the Tomich Road (BA Straight) to the Poli...
New House in Gordon Terrace Child: Ishbell Adams?, Mrs Mitchell, Jean Adams, Ena Geddes,? Jock Mitchell. This picture may be of...
Invergordon Academy The date and subject of this photograph is not known for certain but is possibly 1949 of Primary 7. ...
Alexander Maclennan A picture of my grandfather, Alexander (Ack) Maclennan (1908 - 1996). (The date of the picture is...
4th Seaforth Highlanders 4th Seaforth's Group - top right is Murdo Murray and bottom left is Willie Murray. Can anyone name t...
House of Rosskeen This picture was taken in 1952 at a fete held at the "House of Rosskeen". On the left are my sister ...
Rosskeen Bay, Invergordon The foreshore west of Invergordon, looking west with Fyrish Hill in the background.
The View North-West The view from the road which runs round the old castle woods and leads onto the 'yellow brick road'....
The House of Rosskeen A beautiful house in a beautiful setting.
Invergordon War Memorial The War Memorial on the corner of Seabank Road and Saltburn Road. This was unveiled on August 4th 1...
Invergordon War Memorial Possibly the unveiling of the War Memorial in Seabank Road. When did this take place?
Invergordon and Saltburn from Crown Princess Another view from the Crown Princess looking north-east showing the town and Saltburn with the Saltb...
Invergordon from the Port looking north west Another view of the town from the Crown Princess (see picture #1229).
The old Customs & Excise Building This is the old Customs & Excise building in the High Street. It has been the home of the Torrance P...
Mains Farm The lovely steading and farmhouse at Mains Farm.
Castle Cottages The cottages on the north side of the wood surrounding the grounds of the old Castle.
3 Outram Street The entrance to the Anderson Air-Raid shelter can be seen just over the red fence. Interestingly, th...
Outram Street looking west This is the view west from the junction with King Street.
The Aluminium Smelter Site The current state of the old Smelter on the Cromarty Firth Industrial Park.
Invergordon Castle Grounds - 1880 An extract of the 1880 map showing the relative positions of the Cottages (see picture #1254), Iceho...
The first sign of countryside Paths This is at the junction of the 'Bumpy Road' and the 'Concrete Road', by the Polish War Memorial. It'...
Invergordon - 1985 This is a composite of two map sheets, dated around 1985. They are based on surveys over the previou...
Bringing in the Harvest at Mains Farm A field of wheat being harvested before the weather breaks. At the controls is Gordie Davidson and i...
Staff at Invergordon Post Office (The date of the picture is unknown)
Buckie Clark My Grandfather, Buckie Clark. Not sure what date this was taken. I remember him selling lemonade f...
Bathing Pool, Invergordon A corner of the Children's Paddling Pool, Invergordon. The North Sutor is in the background.
King Edward VII in Invergordon King Edward VII in Invergordon High Street, 1904. In the background is what is now the Sutor Inn.
New Public Water Supply The opening of the new Public Water Supply at Newmore. Any idea when this picture was taken?
The Queen in Invergordon High Street The Queen on a walkabout in the High Street during her visit in 1987. In the background is the board...
Invergordon Football Team Invergordon Football Team in the late '50s, early '60s.
Invergordon Football Team Invergordon Football Team, flanked by Mort Jamieson on the left, and by Jockie Calder on the right. ...
Invergordon Football Team A photo of an Invergordon Football Team, guess the date at late 1950s.
Invergordon Football Team A photo of an Invergordon Football Team, guess the date at late 1950s.
Don (Stewart) Will (The date is a guess - Site Admin.)
Cromarty Firth looking east In the foreground is Highland Deephaven and the former site of RAF Evanton and, before that, Novar A...
Invergordon Scouts The back of this photo reads "Church Parade". (The date of the photo is not known - Site Admin.)
Ditched Blackburn Botha This Evanton based Blackburn Botha ditched in the Cromarty Firth on 9th September 1943. The aircraft...
Douglas Will Wedding This is a photograph of my wedding to May in 1955 in the Tron Kirk, Fernieside. From left to right:...
The View South East from Lower Kincraig Farm The large version shows more detail. To the left is the 'airfield'. The line of trees in the middle ...
West Harbour A postcard showing the West Harbour looking towards the Sutors. The date is a guess. Clues to the c...
Ferry Slip Invergordon 1958/59 This photo was taken at the Ferry Slip, Invergordon, about 1958. Left to right are Margaret Anderson...
Old Bridge Castle Road This photo was taken in the summer of 1967, of the old bridge on Castle Road, just before it was dem...
Off to see a Submarine A group from the Black Isle came across to Invergordon to view a captured German U-boat. At the bac...
Group Picture From Left on Back Row: Margaret Fraser (father ambulance driver), Madge Fair (MacRae), Pinky MacRae ...
High Street Invergordon 1960s A tinted postcard of the High Street looking west. It is thought that the photo was taken about 1964...
Invergordon Distillery Pipe Band Back row (Left to right): Roland Angus, Bertie Barr, Jim Hutton, Neil MacDonald, Jim Inglis, ??????,...
Invergordon Primary Class 4 1953 Back row L-R Colin Ross,David Russell, Fordy Mitchell, Andrew Innes, Joe Macdonald, David Smith, Mal...
J & J Cunningham Ltd. This is the second of 2 photos which came into my possession recently (see also picture #1457). My m...
School Photo early 1958 I received this photograph from Ross Fraser, brother-in-law of Isabel Grey. Isabel supplied the majo...
Steam at Invergordon A scene at Invergordon, with 54463 running into the station from the north while 54470 is stationary...
High Street, Invergordon The view at the cross-roads looking west with Fyrish in the background. Little traffic about but rec...
Quarrying at Inchindown Another member of the team that carried out the excavations at Inchindown. See picture #592 as this ...
Ferry Slip Invergordon 1958/59 This photo was taken at the Ferry Slip, Invergordon, about 1958. Left to right are Margaret Anderson...
Rhinds Rhinds old shop in the lower part of Bank Street. This was demolished to make a car park! - another ...
Picture House This is outside the Picture House, Invergordon. Left to Right: Elaina Maliki, Morris Scott, ? , and ...
Fun at the Pool The boy in the middle is Willie MacKay. The date is unknown.
Mrs Miller on Shore Road The date is unknown.
Mrs Miller Mrs Miller on Shore Road. Does anyone know the date?
Jessie Millar and daughter Jessie Millar and daughter on Castle Road, Invergordon. The old tennis courts are in the background....
Three at the Rec Does anyone know who is in the picture? The date is unknown and it could be the Invergordon Recreati...
Gertrude MacKay Gertrude MacKay on Shore Road, maybe outside Rhind's Shop. The date is unknown.
Uncle Dick and Friends My uncle, Richard Borthwick lived in Invergordon from about 1946-1951. This is one of several photo...
Invergordon High Street, looking East A postcard giving a view of the north side of the High Street which was probably taken in the 1970s,...
Jim Maclennan Jim Maclennan – church organist and music teacher (date unknown)
Staff at Invergordon Post Office (Date of the picture is unknown)
A meeting with the Chief Picture taken in 1961 when Fachy Dunn made a visit to Kamloops, British Columbia, Canada. He was for...
Harry Dunn Harry Dunn when he was a “Boy” Sailor. Date around 1935. His training ship was HMS St. Vincent. ...
Ploughing Competition This is a picture of my father, Bert Mackenzie and his two horses, Dandy and Brisk, at a ploughing m...
Local Football Team Back row:- ?, ?, Kenny Moir, ?, ?, Alec Urquhart (my father), ? Front row:- ?, ?, Eddie Edmeades,...
Inchindown The fuel storage facility has become a little more obvious following the extensive tree felling on t...
Invergordon Here is an old photo of Invergordon, date unknown. Shore Road seems to be just a gravel track, but a...
Old Invergordon - Ross Lane Ross Lane in approximately 1930. Pretoria House and the shop can be seen in the background of the ph...
Old Lachie 'Tarrol' Munro My grandfather in later life working at the harbour. (The date of the picture is a guess - Site A...
Clyde Street A view of Clyde Street looking west from the corner of Bank Street. The date of the picture is a gue...
Invergordon Postcard A composite postcard showing a variety of views, some of which have been seen before. The precise da...
Dockyard and West Harbour The view across the Royal Navy Dockyard with the West Harbour in the foreground. In the Firth is a '...
Invergordon Ferry This is likely to be the Invergordon/Cromarty Ferry run by Clem Watson. A similar ferry ran across t...
Pilot Boat or Invergordon Ferry? Another view of what is thought to be the Invergordon/Cromarty Ferry. See also picture #278.
The Promenade and Beach, Invergordon From Catherine: "This postcard was sent to my grandmother in 1948."
Admiralty Pier Workers Lachie Munro (Ganger) from Clyde Street is 3rd from right. I remember my grandfather Old Lachie 'Tar...
Old Invergordon The western end of the town, possibly taken from the old slipway. The large building left of centre ...
Invergordon High Street The source document referred to under the 'Group' description gives this picture the caption: 'Alnes...
Margaret O'Neill and a very young Isabel Moir This is a photo of Isabel Anderson Moir, daughter of Davie and Jessie Moir, and 16 year old me, take...
My sister Margaret and me The date is unknown but could be 1945.
Grandmother and Jean Daniels Taken at the front gate of then 3 Outram Street. On the left is Jean Daniels (Dunn) and my grandmoth...
Young Posers The date is a guess at 1925. On the right is Nan Dunn (Birch); I am not sure who the other girl is.
Celebration Day Taken the day my grandfather Fachy Dunn, received his service medal from the dockyard, 1957. 2nd in...
Primary 3 year 1948 This is probably Primary 3 year in 1948. Back row..? ? ? ? Rossy Mitchell, Munro Hill, Kerr Inkson,...
Grandparents Jim and Cathy Askew This is a photo of my late grandparents Jim and Cathy Askew taken at the front gate of their then ho...
The Royal Hotel Here is a picture of the burnt out Royal Hotel. It was taken in mid February 1973, the fire having o...
The Playhouse, Invergordon A montage of pictures of the interior and a picture of the projector taken around 1978.
The Playhouse, Invergordon Alistair Ross, long-standing cinema manager until 1983 and Beta McLaren, who also worked at the Play...
High Street Aerial View The picture is part of an aerial photograph taken by the RAF on 19th June 1947. The view is pointing...
The Will Family A family picture taken at the cement shed. Perhaps names can be put to faces and an accurate date gi...
The Will Family A family picture taken at the cement shed. Perhaps names can be put to faces and an accurate date gi...
Balblair, 1948 A picture of the Will family at Balblair in 1948. In the picture are Gordon Will, mother Mrs Maclean...
Messing About My sister Linda and me messing about on Geordie Dole's (not sure if surname is spelt right) punts in...
Kincraig House The Kincraig House Hotel, taken from the 'yellow brick road'. In the foreground, just as the road cu...
Sergeant MacPhail and Ian at Scout Camp Sergeant MacPhail was the Policeman during the '50s at least and lived at the house attached to the ...
Jean Macrae and Margaret O’Neill This picture was also taken down on the 1st pier but this time on a clear day - you can see the Blac...
Margaret O’Neill playing with Muriel Macrae This picture was taken down on the 1st pier, on a windy day. Margaret O’Neill (Weys) playing with ...
Margaret O’Neill playing with Muriel Macrae This picture was taken down on the 1st pier, on a windy day. Margaret O’Neill (Weys) playing with ...
Joey Macrae and Jean Macrae This is a photo of my auntie Joey Macrae and my sister Jean Macrae. Taken at the book stall in Inver...
Margaret O'Neill This is a photo of my sister Jean Macrae's friend, Margaret O'Neill, sister of Harry O'Neill. It was...
Joey Macrae and Jean Macrae This is a photo of my auntie Joey Macrae and my sister Jean Macrae. Taken at the book stall in Inver...
Granda Ross, my Mam and Garanda MacKenzie A picture of my Granda Ross, Mam (Kathleen MacKenzie), and Garanda MacKenzie taken at Fort William i...
Invergordon Football Team Invergordon Football Team, flanked by Mort Jamieson on the left, and by Jockie Calder on the right. ...
Joey Macrae and Jean Macrae This is a photo of my auntie Joey Macrae and my sister Jean Macrae. Taken at the book stall in Inver...
Church Recreation Hut A large number of wooden hutments were situated behind Joss Street and on the site of the oil tank e...
Donald James ' Sonny' Macleod A recent picture of me taken for the cover of my book on poetry 'Is This Reality?'. Having lived in ...
Donald (Sonny) Macleod and Harry O'Neill Me with Harry O'Neill, on the right, in my backyard in 1954. We were both in the army cadets.
Donald (Sonny) Macleod and Harry O'Neill Me with Harry O'Neill, on the right, in my backyard in 1954. We were both in the army cadets.
Three at the Rec Does anyone know who is in the picture? The date is unknown and it could be the Invergordon Recreati...
Ferries in the Cromarty Firth The picture shows two images of "Surf" boats similar to one of the Invergordon ferryboats. The fo...
Invergordon Academy This photo, year unknown - possibly 1930/31, was taken outside the Cromlet building. The names, take...
Church of Scotland The Rev. Duncan Fraser, who came to Invergordon Church in 1927, where he remained as Minister until ...
Douglas Will This is a photo of me taken in Aden around 1967-8. I left Invergordon in 1950 on National service b...
Cromlet Class This photo would have been taken at the Cromlet around 1939. My father, Hamish Dunn is in the back r...
High Street Aerial View The picture is part of an aerial photograph taken by the RAF on 19th June 1947. The view is pointing...
Mr Kerr's Choir This photograph was taken in the 1950s and shows Mr Kerr's Choir. Perhaps someone can help put names...
Invergordon Academy Senior Staff Retirement Dinner The retirement dinner held in 1975 for Mr. Milton and Mr. Cooney.
H.M.S. Newcastle HMS Newcastle "Southampton" class cruiser, a frequent visitor to Invergordon during WW-II. One of se...
HMS Queen Elizabeth at Invergordon HMS Queen Elizabeth is currently undergoing sea trials after leaving Rosyth dockyard where she was b...
HMS Queen Elizabeth back in Invergordon The new aircraft carrier HMS Queen Elizabeth has returned to Invergordon following her sea trials. T...
Developments in Invergordon (4) A new completed development on the south side of Joss Street at the western end near Castle Road. ...
Developments in Invergordon (3) Redevelopment of the old Victoria Garage site at the eastern end of the High Street. Picture #1240 s...
Developments in Invergordon (3) Redevelopment of the old Victoria Garage site at the eastern end of the High Street. Picture #1240 s...
Tullich Primary School This photo shows the entire roll of Tullich primary school round about 1960/61. Tullich was a feeder...
Aerial View looking North This aerial view is similar to picture #289 and was probably taken from a ship in the floating dock ...

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