Working Voices (2019)
Here in Ayrshire we know we’ve a strong and fascinating maritime heritage from shipbuilding through to folk travelling ‘doon the watter’.
But we haven't had a real shared story of personal and community memories of living and working around maritime industries in the area.
The Working Voices oral history project set out to change this.
We had a fantastic response to the Working Voices project and heard some amazing stories about our maritime heritage like the two below
Did you know?
View of the bow of "Lady Dorothy" having work carried out on her at the Ayrshire Dockyard Company's slipway in 1953. Irvine used to have a thriving shipbuilding industry – can you remember it?