Boat launch -
Herd and McKenzie launched a 63 foot long seine netter, christened
'Covesea' on Saturday afternoon. The Covesea built for James Campbell and Lossie is almost complete and ready for the sea. The Covesea is the third fishing boat that Herd & McKenzie have built for generations of the Campbell family The first Covesea was built in 1933, Guide On in 1946. The new Covesea is fitted with a 200hp Gardner diesel engine. launching ceremony. others of different There was no official
Buckie syndicate buy sputnik trawler - The 'Donside' a sputnik trawler, one of four Aberdeen inshore trawlers repossessed by the White Fish Authorities in October has been bought by a Buckie syndicate which includes, Skipper Alex Thain, 7 New Street and Charles Eckersley, Fishmerchant.
Dec 23A busy harbour -
Buckie harbour is at present enjoying one of its busiest periods in
recent years. The heavy landings of sprats have helped this. The cargo trade has also seen an increase with two recent exports being farms in Banff and Moray being shipped abroad to the Canary Islands. was another export that left the port.
seed tatties off Feeding barley
Those who had adverts in this edition were - J & T. Taylor, Butchers, 42 East Church Street. Hunter & Pirie Radio, TV'S etc. 33 E.Ch. St. Window Cleaning 129 Main St. Geo. Ewen Elect. Chimney Sweep 9/6 Geo. Andrews, Joiner, 18 Wallace Avenue Wines , Spirits Geo. Cooke, Elec. Chimney Sweep, Findochty Fochabers Woodcarvers Shop, Bayview Road, Cullen Alex Esson, Tailor, Outfitter etc., Cluny Square. West Ch. Street. Ring for Pink Wm. Grant and Co. High Street.
Cowie, Watchmaker, 27 East Ch. Street
I. Shearer and Son, 6-8 East Ch. Street
SCWS Ltd. Fashion Dept. East Ch. Street Elgin TV Services, Cluny Square Hector Flett Ashgrove Cleaners, 227 High Street, Elgin Harbour Street Alex J. Slater, House Furnisher, East Ch. St. Comm. Road. Andrew Begg, Shoemaker, 14-16 High Street Ch. Street T.M. Jack (Little Wonder) 37 East Ch. St. Ch. Street. Robertson's Ltd 13 and 17 High Street. Isabella Paterson, Hairdresser, 56 West Ch. St. Portknockie Learn to drive - E. Geddes, Portknockie 1234 Alex S. Cowie, Plumber, Baron Street. Buckie and Pk. A. Gowie Licensed Grocer, Gordonsburgh Street R. Johnston, Wallpaper, 4 Low Street.
T. K. Monro Electrician 15 Garden Lane
Ian Crombie, Slater 7 Seaview Terrace. Wrights, 33 West Ch. St. Flowers,
Geo. Wheeler, Elec, Chimney Sweep,
The Sports Shop, 5 High Street, Buckie Geo. Sutherland, Shoe Repairs, 21
Carlton Hairdressers, 8 Carlton Terrace W. S. Taylor, Chemist, 1 High Street Peter Reid, Plumber, 27 High Street
Cluny Fisheries , 9 Low Street.
F, Ritchie, 72-74 East Ch. St and 1
Dennis Murray Furniture/ Carpets 5
The Ladies Shop (Clara Hay) 47 West
Geo. Sutherland, Shoemaker, 21 West
Cordiners Garage, High Street.
Fochabers School of Motoring
J. Stewart, Butcher, 29 West Ch. St
John Sandison, Draper 22 East Ch.
Alistair Boyd, Plumber, Hillocks, Buckie
Millbank Garage, Buckie, Bauds Gar. Cullen Portgordon Findochty School of Motoring - Cruickshank Regency Car Sales, Marine Place Robertson.
Learn to drive
Central Garage, West Church Street, C.