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Friday photos: Norman Morrison of Shawbost

Norman Morrison was born in Shawbost in 1879 in Shawbost on the west side of Lewis.  He left the island to join the police force in Glasgow.  He had an interesting career and following events in Oban he was instrumental in … Continue reading

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Friday photo; St Michael’s RC Church, Eriskay

This week’s Friday Photo shows St Michaels RC Church in Eriskay, which next year will celebrate 110 years since it was completed.  It was built under the office of Father Allan Macdonald, who became well known for his work collecting … Continue reading

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