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The Strath : the biography of Strathpeffer

Clarence Finlayson E.

The Strath : the biography of Strathpeffer

Scotland"s famous spa, and district

by Clarence Finlayson E.

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Published by St. Andrew Press in Edinburgh .
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  • Strathpeffer (Scotland) -- History

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    Bibliography: p. 96.

    StatementClarence Finlayson ; foreword by the Earl of Cromartie ; etchings by Allan Haldane.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDA890S87 F55
    The Physical Object
    Pagination96 p. :
    Number of Pages96
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22344730M
    ISBN 100715204327
    OCLC/WorldCa60072465

    VILLAGE LIBRARIES. At pretty frequent intervals, during the last four years, I have sallied forth from my home in Renfrewshire, north, south, east, and west, to some of the most remote and isolated nooks of insular and provincial Scotland, on a mission so uncommon as to justify the writing of a book of impressions and experiences.   Heading westwards, they followed the southern shore of Beauly Firth, (pronounced bew lee) and turned north-westwards to Strathpeffer. The place-names are Scots Gaelic, or anglicised versions of them, in much of the Highlands. A “strath” is a wide flat valley, while a “glen” is narrow and steep-sided.

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    Angus Murray, now in possession of Strath Halladale and Criech, still plotted against Angus Du, whose brother-inlaw, Donald Lord of the Isles, was now dead, and Alexander his successor, and cousin of Angus, under the ban of the crown, and his own son and heir prisoner in the Bass, whose return was uncertain. ‎The Strath The Biography of Strathpeffer Scotland's Famous Spa and District‎ ‎Published by The Saint Andrew Press Edinburgh First Edition First edition in publisher's original illustrated card wrap covers soft back. 8vo. 8 '' x 5 ''.


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Strathpeffer Biography. The Strath – The Biography of Strathpeffer, Scotland’s Famous Spa, and District. Clarence Finlayson This book has been a joy to read. It is well researched and gives a vivid and well balanced account of our strath through the ages.

Lord Cromartie. Strath, The: Biography of Strathpeffer [Clarence Finlayson] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Strathpeffer (Scottish Gaelic: Srath Pheofhair) is a village and spa town in Ross and Cromarty, Highland, Scotland, with a population of 1, 7 Notable People. 8 Notes and references.

9 External links. It lies in a glen 5 miles (8 km) west of Dingwall, with the elevation ranging from 60 to m ( to ft) above sea level. Sheltered on Country: Scotland. Strathpeffer stands in the upper reaches of Strath Peffer, some four miles west of Dingwall.

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