Tuesday, January 04, 2011

Tay Rail Bridge Disaster Memorial Trust Public Appeal Launch - some more photographs

With thanks to Murray Nicoll of the Tay Valley Family History Society, here's some more photographs from last week's public appeal launch :
Above :  I introduce the speakers
 Above :    Stuart Morris of Balgonie addresses the audience
Above :   The cast of Five Pound and Twa Bairns
Above : Some of the descendents of the victims of the disaster, who attended the event :

Standing rear row, left to right : Nick Brand related to victim George Ness; Stuart Morris of Balgonie related to victims Elizabeth Mann and Elizabeth Brown (grandmother/granddaughter); Robert Thomson related to Robert, David and Robert Watson (father and his 2 sons); Brian Thomson, son of Robert Thomson above.

Front row seated : Sheila Ferguson related to victim Euphemia Rodger; Stella Phillips related to victims Archibald and Jessie Bain (brother and sister); Clare Nicoll related to victims Euphemia Rodger and Elizabeth Mann.