When the last major
tannery closed in 1969, it seemed that
the shoe trade in Maybole had ceased. But
one small factory survived the march of time. The company of Harrison & Goudie
continued to make boots of the finest quality, hand made the way they were
decades ago. Pictured above is Dick Goudie with a pair of his boots. Photo above
and others on this page contributed by Dick Goudie and his daughter Mary. Click
on the photos below for larger images.