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Ex Strathyre Hostel Boys reunion
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No: 4313   Contributor: Norman Davidson   Year: 2017
Ex Strathyre Hostel Boys reunion

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.

A few of the former boys who worked in Strathyre Forest and lived for a time in the forestry hostel or bothy meet up in Edinburgh to relive their early work life experiences. They are from the left:

Willie Fleming
Gordon Watson
Alex Stewart and
Mike Cairney
Picture added on 30 November 2018 at 09:24
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