Tag Archives: a` bhuain

2013.154.11

Photograph of a play about the Napier Commission in An Talla in 2006

Colour photograph of Tiree amateur actors on stage in An Talla during the A` Bhuain homecoming in spring 2006. The play was based on the Napier Commission of 1883 held to investigate the living conditions and treatment of crofters in the late 1800s. On stage are (L-R): Barbara MacIntyre, Gott; John Fletcher, Balemartine; John Bowler, Balephuil (as Lord Napier); unknown group; Danny Lapsley, Caoles; unknown at lecturn; `Bear` MacKinnon, Balinoe; Mark Beese, Kilmoluaig; John MacLean, Balephuil; Alasdair `Billy the Post`; Rebecca Wright, Heylipol; unknown children. Original held on CD in filing cabinet 10 drawer 1.

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2013.154.12

Photograph of a dance held during A` Bhuain 2006

Colour photograph of people dancing in An Talla during the A` Bhuain homecoming for the Tiree diaspora in spring 2006. L-R: unknown; unknown; Jessie Gray, Balemartine; unknown; Flora MacLean, Druimfraoich; Louise MacDougall, Scarinish; Liz and Danny Lapsley, Caoles; unknown; Michael Holliday, Baugh (background); Jaclyn Langley, Scarinish (background); unknown dancing with Lynsey Gray, Balemartine. Original held on CD in filing cabinet 10 drawer 1.

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2013.154.13

Photograph of passengers awaiting departure at Tiree airport in 2006

Colour photograph of attendees of the A` Bhuain homecoming in the passenger terminal of Tiree airport awaiting their flight home at the end of the event in spring 2006. Include Lachie Brown, Balevullin, and Nanette Mitchell, Milton. Original held on CD in filing cabinet 10 drawer 1.

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2013.154.3

Photograph of Rosemary Omand and Liz Lapsely in 2006

Colour photograph of A` Bhuain committee members (L-R) Rosemary Omand, Kenovay, and Liz Lapsley, Caoles, at Gott Bay pier welcoming attendees of the A` Bhuain Tiree Homecoming in 2006. Original held on CD in filing cabinet 10 drawer 1.

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2013.154.14

Photograph of ferry passengers being piped up Gott pier in 2006

Colour photograph of three pipers and a flag waver leading attendees of the A` Bhuain Homecoming up the pier to catch their ferry off the island in spring 2006. L-R: Angus MacPhail, Ruaig; Iain MacKinnon, Parkhouse, Balephetrish; Coinneach MacKinnon, Balinoe. Original held on CD in filing cabinet 10 drawer 1.

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2013.154.4

Photograph of a packed ferry at Gott pier in 2006

Colour photograph of the ferry Clansman tying up at Gott pier in spring 2006, carrying attendees of the A` Bhuain homecoming event for the Tiree diaspora. Original held on CD in filing cabinet 10 drawer 1.

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2013.154.15

Photograph of ferry passengers on board and ready to leave in 2006

Colour photograph of the ferry at Gott pier lined with passengers departing Tiree after the A` Bhuain homecoming in spring 2006. Original held on CD in filing cabinet 10 drawer 1.

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