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Fortrose & Rosemarkie Image Library

Betty Forrester & Helen McFarlane
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Betty Forrester & Helen McFarlane

Approx 1944. Betty Forrester (ne Ross and daughter of Robert Mustard Ross) and Helen McFarlane (ne Ross, daughter of Eck and Mary Ross)sitting on the wall in front of the tennis courts at Rosemarkie beach. Cousins.
Picture added on 25 May 2013 at 23:31
Comments:
True Rosemarkie people at a true well known Rosemarkie location always recognisable Rosemarkie beach bullwork & tennis courts with her famous rocks in the background.Iv'e had the pleasure to correspond with Mrs Betty Forrester[nee Ross]she has got a wealth of knowledge of old Rosemarkie.Helen Jane Ross her neice Mrs Macfarlane she became don't come more Rosemarkie than this.Helen's father was Eck Ross a pillar of Rosemarkie he had the garage remember the two petrol pumps? a landmark in their time he had a lorry which was hired to the council & it's driver Kenny Urquhart another well kent son of Rosemarkie.Eck also had a taxi business.when I was one of the first in Fortrose Academy to get Scarlet Fever I was sent to Invergordon Hospital for quite some time.my mother hired Eck's taxi to take me home.
Added by JOHN REDDIGAN on 28 May 2013
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