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'Salmon' INS 59
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'Salmon' INS 59

Back in the 60s this boat used to tow the salmon cobles out of the firth to the bag nets.
Picture added on 25 May 2009
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Salmon Fishing
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Had many happy times as a boy on the Salmon with George Morrison. Towing a couple of cobles to the nets in the early hours of the morning during the summer hols, when fifty fish wasn't out of the way. The biggest salmon I saw was 56lb, with a special box being made for transport south by train from Invergordon.
Added by Dennis Manson on 25 May 2009
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