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Captain`s chair from the S.S. `Malve`.

Wooden swivel chair with iron base from the bridge of the S.S. `Malve`, a Finnish steamship wrecked off Balephetrish Bay in 1931. The chair was salvaged by Charles Lamont (Tearlach Iseabail) of the Coal-ree in Kenovay and acquired by Mairi MacFarlane (Mairi Tearlach Mairi) of Creagan Breac in Cornaigbeg, whose parents Charles (Tearlach Mòr) and Flora (Floraidh Lachainn Eòghain) MacKinnon ‘purchased’ the Coal-ree in 1952. It was restored by Alan Reid of Kenovay.

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Tiree in 100 Objects – 28 – Chair

The History of Tiree in 100 Objects

Object Details

Other Number: not specified
Normal Location: Main Store North: freestanding
Current Location: normal location

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