Object Highlights Munn's Scotland

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Record Image
Department Photo
Accession No P39760
Name/Title Buckie, Moray
Primary Prod Date Aug 1955
Brief Description Text on negative envelope reads 'Buckie. Sailing 3 masted schooner "Prince Louis" in Harbour'. View across Buckie harbour showing the fishing boat 'Venture' and the barquentine (square-rigged on foremast, fore-and-aft on main and mizzen) 'Prince Louis'.
Primary Maker Munn, John Peat
Collection Munn Photographic Collection/Family & Personal Papers Group
Subject Category Boat/Fishing Industry
Harbour/Transport; Water
Sailing/Ship/Transport; Water
Subject Place Buckie/Moray
Subject Notes Buckie became the premier herring fishing port in Scotland, and one of a chain of ports along the Buchan coast. It has a large harbour and a boat building and repair yard. The 'Buckie Drifter' heritage centre presents the industry's history. Buckie Lifeboat Station was established in 1860. Lifeboats are brought to Buckie for maintenance.
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