Dornoch Historylinks Image Library

Dornoch Station Goods Yard
Historylinks
Dornoch Station Goods Yard

Monochrome photograph of the station goods yard with a Highland Railways locomotive at the entrance of the engine shed and a Caledonian Railway wagon in front of it. In the foreground there is a line of coal wagons. At the end of the station platform there is a group of three children and a Beechams Pills advertisement.
Picture added on 24 April 2008
Comments:
Great, what was the shed on the right used for?
Added by Alasdair w reid on 25 December 2011
I can see the three children at the end of the platform but I cannot make out the top advertisement but it could be showing a medicine bottle. However, the bottom one appears to be for Buchanan's Black and White Scotch whisky. Incidently Buchanan's Black and White is the best selling Scotch whisky in South Africa at this time and sells for Rand 86.00 for 750ml. This is about BPS 7.15 at the current rate of exchange.
Added by Kenneth Mackay on 12 January 2012
Please add your comments about this picture using the form below.

Comments


Your Name


Your email address - this will be shown on the page and will allow the system to notify you of further comments added to this picture.




railway

'Railway Time' pocket watchRailway incident 11 July 1912Barbara (Ross) Fraser carrying fish at the MoundPrecarious bus loading operation at Lairg StationCrossing Keeper's house Station Road DornochFramed photograph engine & wagon in Dornoch sidingFramed photograph of engine in Dornoch sidingsBroken engine axle delayed Dornoch Train 1916John Player and Sons, Nottingham Delivery SlipBritish Rail Express Parcels Delivery sheets 1980