[Oscar and Helen Garden with the Burrs on their visit to Scotland]

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Unknown, Photographer
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Object detail

Accession number
Colour photograph of Helen and Oscar Garden visiting Scotland in 1979. In the centre are the Burrs who took over the shop and Dun Varrich in 1913 after Robert and Rebecca’s marriage broke up. Robert sailed to New Zealand with the two oldest girls (Rose and May) in late 1914. Rebecca took Oscar and Violet to the Isle of Man and came out to NZ in 1921.
Tongue not Kirkwall Hand-written
23 Helen Garden's handwriting [down arrow] my mother Hand-written
7 at & Garden Burr - outside their home ex-Garden - Kirkwall When we visited in 79 - or early eighties? Hand-written
Physical description
1 photograph : colour ; 10 x 15 cm
Credit Line
Unknown. 1979. [Oscar and Helen Garden with the Burrs on their visit to Scotland], PHO-2018-6.17. Walsh Memorial Library, The Museum of Transport and Technology (MOTAT).
Production place
Great Britain
British Isles
Great Britain
United Kingdom


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