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Stanley Cursiter speaking about the history of the Cathedral - SMC232

This is an audio clip of Dr Stanley Cursiter giving a brief history of St Magnus Cathedral. It was used as an introduction to a radio appeal for donations to repair the Cathedral in the early 1970s.

Stanley Cursiter was born in Kirkwall and is one of the Orkney Islands' most famous artists. He was the Queen's Painter and Limner for Scotland..

This clip, and many others, can be found in the Ernest Marwick collection in the Orkney Archive.

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