Photograph of MacLean`s the butchers first premises at Kenovay, ca 1930
Black & white photograph of MacLean`s the butcher`s first premises at Kenovay, ca 1930. The butchers is the building at the back, behind the gig and left of the thatched barn.
Photograph of the Decca Hifix radio mast and camp at West Hynish in 1966
Black & white photograph of the temporary Decca Hifix radio mast and camp at West Hynish in 1966. The radio was one of three used to accurately locate a Royal Navy survey vessel `HMS Mermaid` that was mapping the topography of the seabed in the shipping lanes between Scotland and Ireland. The other two radios were located at Malin Head and Islay. (For further details see 2012.125.5 filing cabinet 9 drawer 4)
Photograph of West Hynish with Balephuil and Traigh Bhi in the background, 1966
Black & white photograph of West Hynish houses and stooks in July 1966, with Balephuil and Traigh Bhi in the background.
Photograph of the Decca Hifix radio camp at West Hynish in 1966.
Black & white photograph of the temporary Decca Hifix radio camp at West Hynish in July 1966, on the left of the picture (on the site that is now Agrimarine`s gravel quarry). The thatched house and barns of the last croft on the road are on the right with stooks in the field. Skerryvore lighthouse is just visible on the horizon.
Photograph of the spoon and badge from HMS Sturdy
Colour photograph of a spoon and ship`s badge from the HMS Sturdy that was wrecked on rocks at Sandaig in 1940. The items were given to two nurses who were on holiday on Tiree at the time and who helped the crew. (see 2012.94.1-4)
Photograph of Lachie MacFarlane, Hynish, with his lobster boat at Hynish pier, ca 1980.
Black & white photograph of Lachie MacFarlane (b. 1920), Hynish, launching his boat at Hynish pier to go bring-up/drop lobster creels, around 1980. Several creels can be seen in the front of the boat.
Photograph of the Lodge Hotel in 1980
Colour photograph of the entrance to the Lodge Hotel, Gott Bay, in 1980. The owners at the time were Charles and Liselotte Dobson. From a brochure (2012.27.1).
Photograph of Audrey Carter outside her guest house at Balephetrish in 1991
Colour photograph of Audrey Carter and three Labrador dogs outside her guest house `Audrey`s` at Balephetrish House, Hillcrest, on6/09/1991. (original stored in filing cabinet 9 drawer 4).
Photograph of Alasdair Sinclair, Brock, and his brother Iain in 2006.
Colour photograph of Alasdair Sinclair, Brock (1923-2009) standing with his brother Iain at Dùn Mor a` Chaolais, Tiree, on 14/09/2006. (Original stored in filing cabinet 9 drawer 4)
Photograph of house `Creagan` at Heanish in the 1930s.
Black & white photograph of traditional Tiree house `Creagan` and barns at Heanish in the 1930s.