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Friday photo; Heisker

This week we had an enquiry from someone who had recently visited the Monach Isles and had come across a plaque dedicated to a German sailor, Otto Schatt, whose U-boat was sunk in 1918.  His body washed up on Heisker, along … Continue reading

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Friday photo; Heisker

The above photo shows three generations of the same family in 1911 on the islands of Heisker, found off the coast of North Uist.  Also known as the Monach isles, Heisker is famous for being the isles Lady Grange was imprisoned on for … Continue reading

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