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Highland clearances trail

Rob Gibson

Highland clearances trail

a guide

by Rob Gibson

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Published by Highland Heritage (Rudha Alainn,KnockbainRd.,Dingwall IV15 9NR in Dingwall) .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementcompiled by Rob Gibson.
The Physical Object
Pagination24p. :
Number of Pages24
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15344639M
ISBN 100950988200
OCLC/WorldCa315738202

The Highland Clearances Trail answers the where, why, what and whens of the Highland Clearances. Taking you around the significant sites of the Highland Clearances this vivid guide gives a scholarly introduction to a tragic moment in Scotland's history. Perthshire, Ross-Shire, Arran, Sutherland and Caithness are among the many areas Range: £ - £   Meanwhile, Highlands and Islands Scottish National Party MSP Rob Gibson will be signing copies of his book The Highland Clearances Trail in Dornoch Bookshop from midday to BST. He will later attend the clearances lecture.

The general social and economic changes that gave rise to the clearances have been described by Robert Dodgshon and Eric Richards. R A Dodgshon, From Chiefs to Landlords: Social and Economic Change in the Western Highlands and Islands c, Edinburgh University Press, Eric Richards, The Highland Clearances, Birlinn, Books: The Highland Clearances Trail (Paperback) Answers the where why what and whens of the Highland Clearances. Taking you around the significant sites of the Highland Clearances this guide gives an introduction to a tragic moment in Scotland's : Gibson, Rob.

Often associated with the Sutherland Highland Clearances, the area of Strathnaver covers the river lands from Loch Naver close to Altnaharra up to the coast at Bettyhill. The Trail starts at the Strathnaver Museum and is a walking dot-to-dot of 29 archaeological sites of interest at 16 different points along the trail. 12 of these sites are.   At the Dornoch Book Shop, I purchased The Highland Clearances Trail, by Rob Gibson, a nationalist Member of the Scottish Parliament and land reform campaigner, but it was one-sided and more for “ancestral tourists.” At the Timespan Museum in Helmsdale I found a factual chart.


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Taking you around the significant sites of the Highland Clearances this vivid guide gives a scholarly introduction to a tragic moment in Scotland's history. Perthshire, Ross-Shire, Arran, Sutherland and Caithness are among the many areas covered.4/5(8).

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Perthshire, Ross-Shire, Arran, Sutherland and Caithness are among the many areas covered. Adopted by the Highland Council as an official long distance walk, it was brought to life by BBC Scotland's often repeated 'Skye Trail' presented by Cameron McNeish.

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It was in this churchyard, inthat. On the Crofters' Trail, In the search of the Clearance Highlanders by David Craig is an interesting and complex book. Basically it is the story of David Craig and his wife as they travel across the Scottish Highlands and Islands then off to Canada to seek out the descendents of Highlanders who suffered the clearance as proof they happened plus giving a tie or link for the North American /5(8).

The Highland Clearances were a devestating part of the history of Scotland. For many it changed not only their way of life but also shaped the rural future of Scotland. One such activity is the development of the Strath of Kildonan Clearances Trail, an exciting and interesting project that will utilise the latest digital technologies, as.

In the Clearances of the 19th century, crofts - once the mainstay of Highland life in Scotland - were swept away as the land was put over to sheep grazing. The agony of the Clearances and the crofters' epic migration to Canada is the subject of this book.4/5.

The estate was developed by his Grandfather, also called William Adam, who, from around after purchasing the estate known as Blair Crambeth, re named the estate Blair Adam, and set about expanding and improving it, planting trees, enclosing land, and setting up coal mines.

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by Eric Richards. It does not appear in Prebble, "On the Crofter's Trail", Richards' works "The Highland Clearances" "Debating the Highland Clearances" and "Patrick Sellar and the Highland Clearances" nor, to complete the list, James Hunter's "Set Adrift Upon the World - the Sutherland Clearances".

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