St Kilda features on new £5 banknote

November 16th 2009

The Clydesdale Bank St Kilda five pound note

From the Press & Journal, 16 February 2009:

An image of a bygone era on the Hebridean island of St Kilda features on a banknote which enters circulation today.

The picture features ancestors of father and son Norman and John Gillies.

They appear on a new Clydesdale Bank £5 note, sitting outside a row of cottages on the island, which was last inhabited in 1930.

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