Scottish Photo and Sound Archives

Tobar an Dualchais oral recordings websiteTobar an Dunchais
This website contains over 30,000 oral recordings made in Scotland and further afield, from the 1930s onwards. The items you can listen to include stories, songs, music, poetry and factual information. e.g.Haulin’ the Bowlin’- lyrics are on the website along with the music. Link to the music/lyrics

Scran Photo, Sound and Information Archive

Example search -Knitting wiskar,wisker or whisker

Image of a wisker on Scran

Scran link to information and photo of a knitting wisker. You need to be in a Scottish School or library to use this link

or access Scran through your Moray library card here and search for knitting wisker or fisherwoman’s knitting belt. Scran is an excellent resource full of photographs and videos on a wide range of topics.

Britain from Above

Link to Britain from above website showing images from 1919-1953Britain from Above presents the unique Aerofilms collection of aerial photographs from 1919-1953. You have to register to zoom into these amazing pictures, identify unlocated images, and share memories.

There are numerous places in Morayrepresented including Lossiemouth, Moray, Elgin, Dufftown, Knockando, Keith, Innes House, Glenlivet, Cullen, Orton House, Forres and Portknockie.

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