Tag Archives: taigh a` rudha

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Mantle-piece clock belonging to Edith Reid

Mechanical mantle-piece clock in a wood and brass casing, with key. It belonged to Tiree`s first District Nurse, Edith Reid, who lived in Heylipol in the 1960s. She returned to Tiree when she retired and died in September in Tigh a` Rudha in 1981. The clock may have been a retirement present. It was fixed more recently by Donald MacLean.

2014.77.1

Photograph of the opening of the Eventide Unit around 1990

Colour photograph of Princess Anne opening the Eventide Unit at Tigh na Ruadh around 1990. L-R: Rena Goldie, HRH, Barbara MacDonald, unknown, Iain MacKinnon, Alasdair MacInnes. (original stored in filing cabinet 10 drawer 1)

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Photograph of residents of the Eventide Home around 1990

Colour photograph of residents of the Eventide Home sitting in the sun around 1990. L-R: Ivy Bell, Flora MacInnes, Nan MacKechnie, Morag MacLeod, Sandaig , Mary Anne Hume, Jessie Ann MacDonald, Ruby MacDougall, unknown, possibly the Minister’s wife, Margaret Sinclair. (original stored in filing cabinet 10 drawer 1)

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Photograph from one of the bedrooms in the Eventide Home around 1990

Colour photograph of L-R: Flora MacArthur, Moss, Jessie MacKinnon, Battlefield, Barbara MacDonald, Cornaigmore, and Annette MacKinnon, sitting on the bed of one of the rooms in the Eventide Home around 1990. (original stored in filing cabinet 10 drawer 1)

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Photograph of a Christmas party at the Eventide Home around 1990

Colour photograph of residents of the Eventide Home in Scarinish seated at a long table at Christmas around 1990. Ivy Bell, Flora MacInnes, Margaret Richardson, Margaret Sinclair, Margaret MacIver, Joe Davidson, Norman MacIver (at head of table). (original stored in filing cabinet 10 drawer 1)

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Photograph of Hannah MacLean speaking at a Christmas party at the Eventide Home around 1990

Colour photograph of Hannah MacLean standing and giving a speech/toast/singing at a Christmas party in the Eventide Home around 1990. L-R: Donnie MacKinnon (Donaidh Bhuidseir), Ruby MacDougall, Hannah MacLean and Barbara MacDonald. (original stored in filing cabinet 10 drawer 1) Hannah MacLean Annette’s mother

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Photograph of Christmas dinner at the Eventide Home around 1990

Colour photograph of residents and staff of the Eventide Home at their Christmas dinner around 1990. Clockwise from bottom left: Jessie Ann MacDonald, Nan MacKechnie, Colin Campbell, Marion MacQueen, unkown, unkown, unkown, unkown, Ruby MacDougall (at head of table), Barbara MacDonald, unknown, Ivy Bell, Flora MacInnes, Margaret Richardson, Margaret Sinclair, Mary Flora Chicken, Margaret MacIver, Joe Davidson. (original stored in filing cabinet 10 drawer 1)

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