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Friday photo: Ernest writes home

Regular readers of the blog and followers of the Friday photo will know how much we like what’s written on the back of postcards and this one is a belter!  It’s April 1944 and Ernest is recently stationed in Lewis … Continue reading

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Friday photo; For peat’s sake!

After slogging away at the project for several months, Donna has now completed her catalogue of the James Shaw Grant collection.  David is still to check over the final version, but it will soon be available for researchers, and should … Continue reading

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Friday photo; it’ll do the peats

Today’s Friday Photo is of some very strong Niseach women carrying home creels of peat.  As you can see, the piles of peat are more than a foot higher than the head of each woman, which meant that not only … Continue reading

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