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Strathyre Forestry Hostel boys circa 1955
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No: 4311   Contributor: Norman Davidson   Year: 1955
Strathyre Forestry Hostel boys circa 1955

Photograph courtesy of William Fleming, Polmont who worked in Strathyre Forest as an apprentice Forest Craftsman and stayed in the hostel for a time around 1957-58.

Some earlier hostel members and staff outside the hostel and stocking up the wood shed with what appears to be pointings from the process of making fence posts at a sawmill. Frank Sim is left and Mike Cairney on the right.

Any more information would be very welcome.
Picture added on 30 November 2018 at 09:19
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