Coochie ferry skipper Gary Sheehy gives a few pointers to future crew member Samuel Blaikie. Samuel is getting an early start on following in his father’s footsteps as one of the deck hands of the Coochie ferry crew. Both Samuel and his Dad “T J” are popular regulars on the service. Samuel even appears to have introduced a new uniform, blue check flannelette shirts, the service!
• Ferry skipper and young passenger Samuel Blaikie