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TITLE
The first outside broadcast from the Highlands
EXTERNAL ID
PAN_388
PLACENAME
Loch Ness
DISTRICT
Aird
OLD COUNTY/PARISH
INVERNESS: Urquhart and Glenmoriston
DATE OF IMAGE
1959
PERIOD
1950s
CREATOR
J Nairn
SOURCE
Highland Photographic Archive (IMAG)
ASSET ID
20895
KEYWORDS
television
Clyde puffers
The first outside broadcast from the Highlands

The first ever outside broadcast from the Highlands took place in 1959. The BBC programme featured the Clyde puffer 'Kaffir, seen here in an unsuccessful hunt for the Loch Ness Monster.

SS Kaffir was built in 1944 by John Hay & Sons, Kirkintilloch.


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The first outside broadcast from the Highlands

INVERNESS: Urquhart and Glenmoriston

1950s

television; Clyde puffers

Highland Photographic Archive (IMAG)

Jimmy Nairn & Son

The first ever outside broadcast from the Highlands took place in 1959. The BBC programme featured the Clyde puffer 'Kaffir, seen here in an unsuccessful hunt for the Loch Ness Monster.<br /> <br /> SS Kaffir was built in 1944 by John Hay & Sons, Kirkintilloch. <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.