NOSTALGIA: 1950s paddling

We've got another gem from our glass negative archives for you this week.

Wednesday, 7th February 2018, 10:23 am
Updated Wednesday, 7th February 2018, 10:26 am
Lynwood circa 1958.
Lynwood circa 1958.

Harking back to the late 1950s, it also could give a glimpse of the future, with the possibility of the Borders Railway being extended through Hawick and on to Carlisle.

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We think it’s probably in 1958 – and on a cracking day at that – with the kids running around in the Slitrig Water, a tributary of the River Teviot, at Lynwood, with the viaduct, known as the six-arch bridge behind.

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