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Photograph of Charles, Margaret and Hannah MacFadyen, Middleton, ca 1900

Sepia photograph of siblings Charles (1847-1930), Margaret (1850-1935) and Hannah (1855-1939) MacFadyen, Middleton, around 1900. They were the children of Allan & Amelia MacFadyen who ran the Scarinish Inn in the mid-1800s.



Map of west end of Tiree with updates c. 1934

Copy of an OS map from 1900, with handwritten annotations and updates by/for Cornaigmore H.G. and Heylipol Public schools in May/June 1934. Annotations include land use (probably Meadow, Heath and Agriculture) and notes regarding roads, crops, livestock, markets, horses and land tenure.


Hardback book `County of Argyll Sheep Marks` compiled by Major W. D. Allan, 1926.

Description of the horn brands, ear and keel marks used throughout Argyll to identify sheep, compiled by the Chief Constable of Argyll; attached letter dated 1952 giving the identification marks for Ulva.

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