Category Archives: Scottish Rural

MV Isle of Arran

MV Isle of Arran photos Pete Grafton _____________________________________ The Arran Ferry – Crisis and Controversey The MV Isle of Arran, built on the Clyde at Port Glasgow entered service in April 1984, running between Adrossan, Ayrshire, and Brodick. As the … Continue reading

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Biggar Agricultural Show, July 20, 2019

Biggar Agricultural Show, Scotland*, July 20, 2019.   photos  Pete Grafton ______________________________________________ _________________________________________________ __________________________________________ ___________________________________________ Biggar Farmers Club was founded three years after the Battle of Trafalgar. For more information about the club: biggarfarmersclub.org.uk _________________________________________ * There is also a … Continue reading

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The German Experience 1937 – 1972 & The Arran Series

From the Pete Grafton Collection The  German  Experience Photo-snaps from The Third Reich to the Munich Olympics Breslau: following the end of the Second World War, and national boundary changes, Breslau became part of Poland and is now known as Wroclaw. … Continue reading

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A 1950s Scottish Photo Album + Soho London 1966 & 2007

 A  1950s  Scottish  Photo  Album + Soho London 1966 & 2007. (Two Worlds) ____________________________________  A 1950s Scottish Photo Album Photo captions: Pete Grafton. A selection of photos from a Scottish photo album, bought in Innerleithen, Scottish Borders, 2007.  The black and white and … Continue reading

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Girls and Young Women 1914 – 2006 + Scottish Rural: Carnwath Agricultural Show

Girls and Young Women 1914 – 2006 & Scottish Rural: Agricultural Show, Carnwath ______________________  Girls and Young women 1914 – 2006 All photographs are from the pete grafton collection, except as detailed.   ____________________________             The two … Continue reading

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