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Christina Mackay dressed for an evening out
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Christina Mackay dressed for an evening out

Monochrome photograph of Christina Mackay dressed for an evening out, with the ubiquitous herring barrel stacks as backcloth.
Picture added on 07 February 2018 at 10:05
Comments:
It' lovely to see these photographs of the Embo fishwives, hard at work and relaxing too. ~ Yes, we had the privilege of interviewing Bella and Christina (pictured) Mackay about their time working as Herring gutters in the 1950s. ~ Administrator.
Added by John mackay on 14 June 2018
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