Black and white photograph of Balephuil croft land with Ben Hough in the background from a postcard in the 1940s. Probably taken looking north from the road just north of ‘Manitoba’, Balephuil. The handwriting on the reverse reads “Happy memories of a really wizzard time. May 1946 to May 1947. All my love. Forever yours. Don. May the sun shine always on “Sunny Tiree”. Donald Winn was stationed at RAF Tiree and married Ann MacDonald Kennedy, the daughter of Archie Walker, Moss.
Black & white photograph of a member of the Sinclair/MacArthur family of Balephuil, around 1970.
Photograph of Neil Sinclair’s seaman’s record book and certificates of discharge issued by the M.M. Office, Glasgow on 9th of July 1953 when Neil was 18 years old. Includes a photograph. Neil lived at Main Road house, Balephuil.
Black & white portrait photograph of Joanne Sinclair of Balephuil, around 1950. Sadly, she died aged only 7 years old.
Black & white photograph of Neil MacArthur and Ann MacArthur of Balephuil sitting on a boat around 1950.
Black & white photograph of the Tiree team of competing at the County Youth Sports competition in Oban around 1950. L-R: unidentified boy, Margaret Sinclair of Balephuil, John Galt, Dolina MacKinnon and John MacLeod.
Black & white photograph of L-R: Annie MacArthur (nee MacLeod) of Balephuil, and an unidentified woman around 1950.
Black & white photograph of a group of men standing outside Main Road house, Balephuil, around 1950. L-R: John MacIntyre, Angus MacArthur, Neil Sinclair, Archie MacKinnon and Murdoch Sinclair.
Black and white studio portrait photograph of L-R: Neil MacArthur, Mary Sinclair and Calum Sinclair, around 1950. All lived at Main Road house, Balephuil.
Black & white photograph of boatswain/bosun Neil MacArthur, Balephuil, in uniform on a ship around 1960.