Tag Archives: North Tolsta Historical Society

Do you know where this peat stack is?

North Tolsta Historical Society has been in touch looking for some help. They were recently sent this photo of a rather marvellous peat stack being built somewhere in Lewis, possibly in the 1930s.  The owner of the image knew his … Continue reading

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Friday Photo; Glen Tolsta

Opening in An Lanntair tomorrow is a new exhibition by Anne Campbell, Mairi Morrison and Ishbel Murray called ASTAR Glen Tolsta.  The three artists collaborated on project about Glen Tolsta, a now almost abandoned settlement in between Tolsta and Gress, where … Continue reading

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Friday Photo; Native American Links

This coming Wednesday (July 27th)  North Tolsta Historical Society will be holding an event led by Joan Hogg (née Mackay) who will give a presentation of her visit to Canada, where she researched her links with the Métis people.  Joan … Continue reading

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Training in Tolsta

One of the Tasglann projects roles is to provide training and support to the Comainn Eachdraidh.  In April we spent two evenings working with North Tolsta Historical Society offering training and advice on the cataloguing of the archives they hold … Continue reading

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