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old photos from the 1930's and 1940's in Scotland



My late Father was a keen photographer and left albums with interesting pictures of life in the late 1930's and the immediate post-War period.

Many of his childhood holidays were spent on the banks of the River Clyde else on family farms in the Perthshire area.

A special section features the Empire Exhibition of 1938 held in Bellahouston Park in Glasgow.

I decided to bring these old photos out of the albums and by means of the internet display them to show an intriguing way of life now far gone.

I do hope you enjoy these rare images.

Dedicated to the memory of Allan Dalziel (1910-1984)

King George V
King George V
Fort William
Fort William
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Loch Fyne
Loch Fyne
Oban
Oban 1960
1972
taken in 1972
Cowal at Gourock
MV Cowal at Gourock