Scale model of a dipping lug-sail boat the ‘Islean Thiriodh’ built for David Hepburn, Scarinish and Oban, by an “old” east coast fisherman, and based on David’s boat the ‘Eilean Thiriodh’ which was built by Colin Evans, Barcaldine, in 1998. The Eilean Thiriodh won several races in the Tiree Regattas.
Audio cassette recording of the Tiree Feis / Feis Thiriodh 1990 on BBC Reidio nan Gaidheal.
Printed eulogy read out at the funeral of Angus Munn, Heanish (1927-2015), written by his daughter.
Scanned copy of a newspaper eulogy of Dr Catherine Brown (1900 – c.1985) titled ‘The doctor whose name lives on in Agyll school annals’ from (presumably) the Oban Times. Although Catherine was born in Bunessan, Mull, her Baptist minister father Alexander Brown, was originally from Mannal, Tiree, and she was “as much at home too in the Isle of Tiree”.
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Colour photograph of the Tiree District Nursing team in the 1990s. L-R: Kate MacCallum, Jane Williams, Sylvia Pearson, Ann MacKinnon, Mairi MacKinnon. Seated: Flora MacKinnon, Storm Byfield.
Colour photograph of Dr Bob le Masurier, who was a GP at the Surgery at Baugh.
Colour photograph of a demonstration of horse-drawn ploughing at the Agricultural Show in 1999. Among those identified are John Alec MacDonald, Rena MacKinnon, Lachie MacKinnon, Donald MacIntyre, Angus MacLean, Neil MacArthur, Julie Worsley, Lachie MacFadyen, Roddy MacKay.