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Chanter belonging to Captain Lachlan MacPhail, Tiree and Glasgow (1889-1961), who was a great piper and writer of Gaelic poems and bagpipe tunes, and who had a pipe tune named after him. The chanter was presented to An Iodhlann by his eldest grandson on behalf of Lachlan’s three daughters Isabel, Cath and Margaret, who spent the holidays in Tiree in the 1920s, 1930s and 1940s.

Tiree in 100 Objects – 55 – Chanter

The History of Tiree in 100 Objects

Object Details

Other Number: not specified
Normal Location: Main Store West: archive box 86
Current Location: normal location

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