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TITLE
Bluejackets marching through Thurso c1914
EXTERNAL ID
CAITHHORZ_T78
PLACENAME
Thurso
OLD COUNTY/PARISH
CAITHNESS: Thurso
DATE OF IMAGE
14 August 1914
PERIOD
1910s
SOURCE
Caithness Horizons
ASSET ID
3614
KEYWORDS
Royal Navy
Bluejackets marching through Thurso c1914

Sailors marching through Thurso on 14 August 1914 (bluejacket is an informal term for a sailor).

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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Bluejackets marching through Thurso c1914

CAITHNESS: Thurso

1910s

Royal Navy

Caithness Horizons

Caithness Horizons

Sailors marching through Thurso on 14 August 1914 (bluejacket is an informal term for a sailor).<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>