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Name:Mr. James Young
Also Known As:"Jimmy"
South Uist
Place of death:Daliburgh Hospital
Date of funeral:11/07/1982
Funeral Location:Daliburgh Church Of Scotland
Presider:Minister Church Of Scotland
Occupation:Mechanic with MacBrayne's
Additional Info:"The death occurred in the hospital of Mr. James Young of Lochboisdale. Jimmy's funeral took place on Saturday and then on to Hallan. May he rest in peace." (Written by Mgr. John MacLean July 1982)
Jimmy operated a bicycle repair shop in his home, which was located across from the old Lochboisdale School. He was a very efficient repairman, and everyone who needed their bicycle repaired always came to Jimmy. They could always recognise his house from the big cart wheel he had outside!