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Fishing bothy
« on: Thursday 08 March 07 23:15 GMT (UK) »
Hello, I was wondering if anybody could help date this photo for me,I'm pretty certain it is my great grandfather Andrew Duthie bn 1842 d 1927

Many Thanks,Seonaid
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Re: Fishing bothy
« Reply #1 on: Thursday 08 March 07 23:26 GMT (UK) »
Hi Seonaid  :)

I can't help with dating, but wanted to tell you what a great picture you have, it is brilliant.  I just love it, it is so natural.  You are very lucky  ;D ;D ;D

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Re: Fishing bothy
« Reply #2 on: Thursday 08 March 07 23:38 GMT (UK) »
I can only echo the last comment — wonderful photo!
I am going to take a wild guess at 1915, but have a look at these sites

http://www.cartes.freeuk.com/time/date.htm
http://www.fashion-era.com/Dating_Costume_History_Pictures/costume_detective_1910_crowd_1.htm

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Re: Fishing bothy
« Reply #3 on: Friday 09 March 07 01:31 GMT (UK) »
WOW! you lucky person, I hope I havn't spoilt it, Kali.
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Re: Fishing bothy
« Reply #4 on: Friday 09 March 07 01:36 GMT (UK) »
and another I love it, kali.
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Re: Fishing bothy
« Reply #5 on: Friday 09 March 07 01:46 GMT (UK) »
Two from me
Great image
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Re: Fishing bothy
« Reply #6 on: Friday 09 March 07 01:48 GMT (UK) »
Looking at my contribution, I think the original's better  :-[ :-[ :-[
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Re: Fishing bothy
« Reply #7 on: Friday 09 March 07 01:48 GMT (UK) »
perhaps I  should have been as wise as LONES and left it alones, it don't need no improvment, what a cracking photo. as for date and place ,(please feel free to shoot me down in flames) 1920, County Cork, Irland, or cornwall, how many guesses can I have? all the best, kali.
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Re: Fishing bothy
« Reply #8 on: Friday 09 March 07 05:43 GMT (UK) »
Just a light clean and minor repairs to improve definition.

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