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TITLE
Lifeboat launch, possibly at Scrabster
EXTERNAL ID
CAITHHORZ_T15
PLACENAME
Scrabster
DISTRICT
Caithness - Western
OLD COUNTY/PARISH
CAITHNESS: Thurso
SOURCE
Caithness Horizons
ASSET ID
3492
KEYWORDS
boats
lifeboats
sea rescue
Lifeboat launch, possibly at Scrabster

A photograph of the Scrabster lifeboat. This is the "Sarah Austin" (ON 585) which was funded from a legacy left by Miss Sarah Austin of London. The Sarah Austin was launched 22 times and saved 63 lives. She cost £1,622

Situated on the Pentland Firth in the sheltered Thurso Bay, Thurso is the most northerly town on the Scottish mainland. Thurso is a long established town with origins dating back to Viking times when it was an important Norse settlement and the major gateway to mainland Scotland.


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Lifeboat launch, possibly at Scrabster

CAITHNESS: Thurso

boats; lifeboats; sea rescue

Caithness Horizons

Caithness Horizons

A photograph of the Scrabster lifeboat. This is the "Sarah Austin" (ON 585) which was funded from a legacy left by Miss Sarah Austin of London. The Sarah Austin was launched 22 times and saved 63 lives. She cost £1,622<br /> <br /> Situated on the Pentland Firth in the sheltered Thurso Bay, Thurso is the most northerly town on the Scottish mainland. Thurso is a long established town with origins dating back to Viking times when it was an important Norse settlement and the major gateway to mainland Scotland. <br /> <br /> <br /> This image may be available to purchase.<br /> For further information about purchasing and prices please email<br /> <a href="mailto: joannehowdle@caithnesshorizons.co.uk">Caithness Horizons</a><br />