Township: cornaigbeg

2016.14.1

University assignment ‘The Isle of Tiree: One of a Kind’ written in 2013 by Leanne Piper, University of Guelph, Canada, who is descended from emmigrants John MacKinnon (1816-1896) and Grace Campbell (b.1811), Cornaigbeg. Includes information on geography, crofting history, geology, the kelp industry and architecture.

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2014.67.8

Crofters Commission report 1904 about croft enlargements at Cornaigbeg, Kenovay and Balinoe.

Photocopied extracts from the Report by The Crofters Commision (1905) regarding applications by six crofters of Cornaigbeg and Kenovay to enlarge their land holdings into parts of Crossapol Farm tenanted by Thomas Barr, and applications by five crofters of Balinoe to extend their holdings into Heylipol Farm tenanted by Hugh MacDiarmid.

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2013.82.20

Notice from the Edinburgh Gazette 1930 regarding ceasation of the Cornaig Agricultural Cooperative Society

Printed transcript of a notice from the Edinburgh Gazette 1930 regarding forced cancellation of the Registry of the Cornaig Agricultural Cooperative Society Ltd due to the lack of provision of Annual Returns.

2013.25.2

Telegram re wedding of Mairi and Hector Campbell, Corrairigh, 1955

Photocopy of a Post Office telegram from “Hector – Helen” (Campbell?) in Cape Town, South Africa, to Mairi and Hector Campbell, Corrairigh, Cornaigbeg, on the advent of their wedding on 10 August 1955.

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