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Faxed account of the rescue of Charles Edward Stuart after the Battle of Culloden.

Account of the kidnap of a Donald MacLean of Ruaig in order to pilot the boat which rescued Charles Edward Stuart after the Battle of Culloden in 1745.

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Kidnapped

First page of an account of the kidnapping in 1746 of Neil MacFaden and Donald `The Pilot` MacLean of Point House, Ruaig. Donald and Neil were taken to serve as navigators on a ship sent to rescue Charles Edward Stuart (Bonnie Prince Charlie) from the mainland after the Battle of Culloden.
Normal Location: Filing Cabinet 4: drawer 3
Current Location: normal location

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