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TITLE
A scramble at a Highland wedding
EXTERNAL ID
PAN_12_106
PLACENAME
Inverness
OLD COUNTY/PARISH
INVERNESS: Inverness and Bona
PERIOD
1950s
CREATOR
J Nairn
SOURCE
Highland Photographic Archive (IMAG)
ASSET ID
20390
KEYWORDS
weddings
special occasions
churches
A scramble at a Highland wedding

It is traditional for the bride and groom to throw a handful of coins from the wedding car to children waiting outside the church after the ceremony. Children would run around from church to church to see what time a wedding was taking place in order to attend as many as possible


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A scramble at a Highland wedding

INVERNESS: Inverness and Bona

1950s

weddings; special occasions; churches

Highland Photographic Archive (IMAG)

Jimmy Nairn & Son

It is traditional for the bride and groom to throw a handful of coins from the wedding car to children waiting outside the church after the ceremony. Children would run around from church to church to see what time a wedding was taking place in order to attend as many as possible <br /> <br /> <br /> This image can be purchased.<br /> For further information about purchasing and prices please email the<br /> <a href="mailto: photographic.archive@highlifehighland.com">Highland Photographic Archive</a> quoting the External ID.<br />