Associated People: MacLean, Mr Archie John, Heylipol


Newsletter `An Tirisdeach`, No. 420, 5/7/08

Local news including Highland Show success for Ruaig and Heylipol farms; interview with Gordon Connell, Crossapol; MBE for CalMac`s Eric Ruthven; forthcoming Feis Thiriodh; RSPB information; `Gaelic Onboard` sessions on CalMac ferries; primary 6/7 school trip to central Scotland; Ena Kerr – new president of the Tiree Association; merit prize awarded to Eoghann M MacLean, Tiree High School; Tiree Agricultural Show home industries schedule.


Photographs of standing stones on the Balephetrish Common Grazing.

Two colour photographs of standing stones on Archie John MacLean`s apportionment of the Balephetrish Common Grazing taken by Mary MacKinnon, Parkhouse in 2010. (Originals stored with four additional similar photographs in filing cabinet 9 drawer 3)


BBC LAB film “Seaside Stories – Tiree”

DVD of BBC LAB film of Tiree adults talking about life on Tiree and the possible effects of a proposed offshore windfarm on the island. Filmed at the Tiree Fèis 2010. Iain MacKinnon, Hillcrest interviews Yolanda MacDonald, Gordon Scott, Josie Fletcher, Eilidh Campbell, Jackie Jones, Sarah Holliday, Donald Meek, Iona Brown, Archie John MacLean, John Holliday, Iain Brown and others. Ceilidh at An Talla.


Colour photograph of P6/7 pupils with Archie John MacLean in 1994-5.

P6/7 pupils visiting farmer Archie John MacLean of Heylipol and his son Fraser in 1994-5 as part of a project for the Royal Highland Show Schools Shield 1994-5.
L-R: (back) Shona MacMillan, Bank House, Scarinish; Jennifer Scott, Cornaigmore; Archie John MacLean, Heylipol; Suzi MacArthur, Caoles; Iain Brown, Cornaigbeg; Karen MacArthur, Caoles; (middle) Donald MacKinnon, Vaul; Christopher Gillespie, Crossapol; David MacFadyen, Caoles; Angus John MacKechnie, Crossapol; Lyndsay Monaghan, Heanish; Hannah Wiliams, Balemartine; (front) David Hunter, Cornaigmore; Fraser MacLean, Heylipol; Peter MacLeod, Heylipol; Christina Cameron, Balevullin; Calum Williams, Kirkapol.



Thirteen colour photographs and page of information for a Primary School project for the Royal Highland Show Schools Shield 1994-5.

Thirteen photographs of P6/7 interviewing various food producers on Tiree and working on the questions plus a board-mounted page of information for a project for the Royal Highland Show Schools Shield 1994-5; poster for the Royal Highland Show 1996.


Audio cassette recording of Archie John MacLean, Heylipol talking to Maggie Campbell in 2000.

Archie John MacLean of Heylipol talks to Maggie Campbell in 2000 about the changes in crofting especially the decline in cultivation, the work done at different times of the year, fertilisers and machinery, problems with geese, cattle breeding, BSE, the need for conservation, sheep breeding, the six farms on Tiree, dipping sheep and the associated problems, transporting animals, subsidies and quotas.