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93 Farewell to George Hay

Farewell Party for George Hay July 1982.

George Hay farmed the Croft at Craighead for all his life.

A party was held in the Glenbuchat Hall to mark his moving away from the family home.

The picture shows
1. George singing accompanied by Bella Anderson playing the violin
2. Ian Stuart (right) piping with a fellow musician
3. Part of the assembled company.

Please let me know if you can identify any of the company above.

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Picture added on 23 July 2012 at 23:06
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The piper in the photo is Adam Coutts from Newton
Added by Jim Gauld on 15 May 2017
The farewell party to George Hay, his sister Leah, and her husband Jock Davidson, who all farmed at Craig Head Farm (The Crag), Belnacraig. Held in Glenbuchat Hall on their retiral in July 1982.

Photo 1 as stated, Bella Anderson on violin accompanies George Hay.

Photo 2 Adam Coutts, retired Glenbuchat farmer, Newton and Ian Stewart (Central Garage, Glenkindie) on pipes.

Photo 3 At the table L to R George Farquharson Hall Keeper, Mill of Glenbuchat, Lucy daughter to Leah and Jock, John (Jock) Davidson, Leah, Lily Coutts wife of piper Adam, Kathy other daughter to Leah and Jock. With her back to camera, Margaret King, Rose Cottage Glenbuchat.
Added by Ken Cruickshank on 23 May 2017
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