Ishbel McBoylePrecious Memories
Duration: 1589 seconds
Recorded: 30 March 2018
About this recording
Ishbel McBoyle taught English at Wick High School for over thirty years and is a natural storyteller. She is blessed with an amazing memory and can recall in detail significant events and emotions from her early childhood. She talks of her Grandad as her great pal and playmate. Listen to Ishbel describe the night trains as they passed with fire raging from their engines, or the loud blasts from Bower quarry. Ishbel shares many of her ‘precious memories’ of her early life growing up in Caithness.