Tain Museum Image Library

9th Centenary Celebrations
Tain Museum Image Library
9th Centenary Celebrations

Queen Elizabeth, the Queen Mother, and Tain Town Council members in front of the Tolbooth during the celebrations to mark Tain's 9th Centenary as a Royal Burgh in 1966.
Council and wives - L to R - W Macleod, Mrs Macleod, Alasdair Macdonald, Mrs Macdonald, , Provost Hay (also Rector, Tain Royal Academy), Calum Kennedy. The Queen Mother is talking to Connie and Alex. Morrison.
Picture added on 16 February 2004
Comments:
Just coming into shot on the left hand side beside Willie 'Winkie' and Mrs McLeod is my Mum Joyce Gardiner (1st lady councillor). I have a lovely photograph of her and Dad being presented to HRH Elizabeth the Queen Mother. During the 9th centenary celebrations in 1966 my younger sister Agnes was Young Tain in the pageant. At the time I was in Aberdeen doing my Teacher Training.
Added by Vi Symons nee Gardiner on 13 November 2005
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