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Spinning and carding
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Spinning and carding

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Spinning and carding
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Spinning and carding
c.1930
Interior of the Pund, Voe. Woman on right is Kirstie Anderson (nee Robertson) born at Lunna on 8/11/1849. After sheep clearences the family set up at Murradale between 1861/71. Her father was Laurence Robertson, mother was Lilias Arthur from Treawick, Skelberry. Kirstie married Magnus Anderson, Hoga, Olnafirth. Their family were Robert, Christina (Teena) (on left of photo b 15/07/1884) and William. Old lady on the right is cairding wool, on the left the young woman is spining and holding a rower. Note the sweerie in the centre and coloured rowers.

Teena married Robert Manson from Garths Voe and were Magnus Manson's parents, Pund, Voe.
  • Delting
  • Ramsay, R
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