2011.103.6

Photographs of a baptism in Abhainn Bhi, Balephuil, ca 1970

Three colour photographs showing stages of an adult baptism at the bridge over Abhainn Bhi, the stream that runs out of Loch a` Phuil at Balephuil, around 1970. Before a baptism, the stream would be temporarily dammed so that the water was deep enough for an adult to be submerged when being tipped backwards by the minister. Unknown participants. Found in Flora MacArthur`s house (now demolished) at Sandaig 2010. Original in filing cabinet 9 drawer 3.

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Object Details

Other Number: P154

Baptism in the stream at Traigh Bhi around 1970

Three stages of an adult baptism at the bridge over Abhainn Bhi, Balephuil, the stream that runs out of Loch a` Phuil to Traigh Bhi. Before a baptism, the stream would be temporarily dammed so that the water was deep enough for an adult to be submerged when tipped backwards by the minister.

Normal Location: Photograph Shelves: photographs P100-199
Current Location: normal location

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