Looking back - Jimmy ‘Boxer’ Lyndsay 1905

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This picture shows Kirkcaldy worthy Jimmy ‘Boxer’ Lyndsay and his donkey Persimmon, photographed in 1905.

Jimmy sold fish throughout the town from a donkey cart until his death in 1914.

He lived with his donkey in a stable belonging to Viewforth Tower.

Photo courtesy of Sten Lake Publishing.