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TITLE
Floating Shop at Stroma
EXTERNAL ID
QZP40_CAITHNESS_CROFTING_156
PLACENAME
Stroma
DISTRICT
Northern Caithness
OLD COUNTY/PARISH
CAITHNESS: Canisbay
PERIOD
1980s
CREATOR
William Dundas
SOURCE
Highland Libraries
ASSET ID
2831
KEYWORDS
audios
islands

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William Dundas was brought in 1908 on the island of Stroma in the Pentland Firth, the only island that is part of Caithness. In this audio extract he talks about the people on Stroma. He also remembers a floating shop which came once a fortnight. Local dried fish used to be sold to the floating shop.

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Floating Shop at Stroma

CAITHNESS: Canisbay

1980s

audios; islands;

Highland Libraries

Caithness Recordings: Transport

William Dundas was brought in 1908 on the island of Stroma in the Pentland Firth, the only island that is part of Caithness. In this audio extract he talks about the people on Stroma. He also remembers a floating shop which came once a fortnight. Local dried fish used to be sold to the floating shop.<br /> <br /> [full transcription to follow soon]<br /> <br /> Image Copyright - Markus Schroeder. This work is licensed under the Creative Commons Attribution 2.0 License.