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March 2017 corrections, additions, DNA test info & Alexina McKenzie at Austinmer etc

I’m finally catching up with some additions and corrections to the McKenzie website. Thanks for providing them. Don’s book about the McKenzie’s from Skye is saved onto Dropbox and they are changing their set up on March 15 2017 – … Continue reading

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Scottish Independence Day

Apparently it’s Scottish Independence Day over in the UK – well north of the border anyway – and also Tartan Day – some see Tartan as  a tradition – others as a fashion statement and others as even a protest … Continue reading

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Scottish Convicts in Nineteenth Century Australia

This is an interesting post from the Scottish Diaspora Blog. “Australia was first put on the Scottish diaspora map not as a migrant destination of choice, but as a convict settlement. The overall number of convict Scots was, however, low”… … Continue reading

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Isle of Skye Gallery Links

Click – for a beautiful view  at Fairy Glen – Isle of Skye Isle of Skye webcam on Facebook – and another view of Skye – promo of next Macbeth being filmed on Isle of Skye – Click And of … Continue reading

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The Scots – what they wore in 1314

Via the Herald Scotland What the Scots wore in 1314 …. click here

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Welcome to WordPress.com! This is your very first post. Click the Edit link to modify or delete it, or start a new post. If you like, use this post to tell readers why you started this blog and what you … Continue reading

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