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Swimmers at Plockton

Swimmers at Plockton

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LOCATION: Plockton
PERIOD: 1950s
DISTRICT: South West Ross
OLD COUNTY/PARISH: ROSS:Lochalsh
CONTRIBUTOR: Skye and Lochalsh Archive Centre
COLLECTION NAME: Duncan Macpherson (photographs)
CREATOR: Duncan Macpherson
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A warm sunny day has tempted a group of children probably just out of school, into Plockton Bay. The area is renowned for its mild climate, provided by the Gulf Stream, which also allows palm trees to flourish. The island in the background is Goat island which is accessible at low tide



IDENTIFIER: HCD00201

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