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Friday photo: Time for exercise

Another couple of images from the WJ Gibson collection, this time showing a gym class in the Nicolson in 1911. As well as a cameo of Gibson himself, I like the detail in the bacg ground.  Fencing masks appear to … Continue reading

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The Nicolson Institution in 100 Objects (give or take)

Today saw the opening of a new exhibition in Stornoway Town Hall presented jointly by Stornoway Historical Society and the School’s Heritage Committee.  The event marks the closure of the old and fondly remembered Springfield Road campus as the school … Continue reading

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