Permit to Enter

Leith Docks

1915

Outside of the Permit

Permit to Enter Leith Docks, 1915 - Outside of the Permit

  Reproduced with acknowledgement to Dave McKinlay, New Zealand

Inside of the Permit

Permit to Enter Leith Docks, 1915 - Outside of the Permit

  Reproduced with acknowledgement to Dave McKinlay, New Zealand

 

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Permit to Enter Leith Docks, 1915 - Outside of the Permit       Permit to Enter Leith Docks, 1915 - Inside of the Permit

 

Recollections

1.

Dave McKinlay

New Zealand

Thank you to Dave McKinlay for allowing me to reproduce this photo of his grandfather's permit to enter Leith Docks

Dave wrote:

Permit to Enter Leith Docks

"My grandfather, William Tyrell, was exempt from call-up for World War I because of his occupation.  He was a hammerman, riveting ships in Leith Docks.

The photos above are of his Permit to Enter Leith Docks, dated 1915.

Dave McKinlay, New Zealand and Ronnie Tyrell  5 July 2012

William Tyrell  -  Scout Leader

William Tyrell, owner of the Permit to Enter Leith Docks, above,  is on the left in this photo, dressed in his scout uniform.  He was Leader of 1st Leith Scouts.  The Photo was taken in 1925.

Leaders of 1st Leith Scouts, 1915

 

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