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TITLE
Driving an Orkney Bus
EXTERNAL ID
QZP40_CAITHNESS_CROFTING_167
PLACENAME
Orkney
PERIOD
1980s
CREATOR
Alistair Tait
SOURCE
Highland Libraries
ASSET ID
41442
KEYWORDS
audios
buses

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Alistair Tait was born in Bower in 1919 and moved to Halkiirk in 1920. Five years later his family moved to Thurso where his father could be nearer his work as a road foreman with the County Council.

In this audio extract from the 1980s, Alistair talks about his time spent as a bus driver with an Orkney bus company.

[full transcription to follow soon]

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Driving an Orkney Bus

1980s

audios; buses;

Highland Libraries

Caithness Recordings: Transport

Alistair Tait was born in Bower in 1919 and moved to Halkiirk in 1920. Five years later his family moved to Thurso where his father could be nearer his work as a road foreman with the County Council.<br /> <br /> In this audio extract from the 1980s, Alistair talks about his time spent as a bus driver with an Orkney bus company.<br /> <br /> [full transcription to follow soon]