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Added our Weekly Newsletter for 5th March 2021 which you can read  as a pdf file and in our Community.

Scottish Society of Louisville
Got in the March 2021 newsletter

Musings of a Tank Commander
Part 28  Fighting the wrong wars, death’s acre and a careering Hercules

Colonists from Scotland: emigration to North America, 1707-1783
By Ian Charles Cargill Graham (1956)

Asheville, NC
Sister City to Dunkeld-Birnam, Scotland.

Got in a new picture of Findlater Castle and also found the missing picture of The Red Well from Stan Bruce which you can see on our Historic Grampian page.

Banff Through the Years
An illustrated History of the Royal Burgh. Volume 2 - 18th Century by Stanley Bruce, Banffshire Maritime & Heritage Association (pdf). Banff Through the Years is the 4th book in the 'Through the Years' series. As the title implies it is read on a timeline giving the reader all the important aspects of the history of the Roya1 Burgh of Banff. This part looks at the 18th century, which was a time of expansion for the town which led to the building of many grand houses including the wonderful Duff House. There are three other volumes for Banff covering Up to 1699, the 19th century, and the 20th century.

A History of Wales
From the Earliest Times to the Edwardian Conquest by John Edward Lloyd, M. A., Professor of History in the University College of North Wales, Bangor in two volumes (second edition) (1912)

Beth's Newfangled Family Tree
Got in the March 2021 section 1 issue.

Ewan McVicar
Was born in Inverness. After working abroad, he returned to Scotland and was employed in various areas of social work before becoming a self-employed storyteller, author and songwriter.

The Christian's Daily Companion
Presenting an entire view of Divine truth in a series of meditations for every morning and evening throughout the year by thirty-one clergymen of the Church of Scotland (1843) (pdf)

Added our Weekly Newsletter for 26th February 2021 which you can read  as a pdf file and in our Community.

Musings of a Tank Commander
Part 27  Baghdad retreat, battlefield booty and boredom

Official Railway Map of Scotland
Prepared by the Railway Clearing House, London 1912 (pdf)

The 2020 Railway Map of Scotland
From Project Mapping  (pdf)

The History of Scotland
During the Reigns of Queen Mary and of King James VI till the accession to the Crown of England with a review of the Scottish History previous to that period; by William Robertson, D. D. (1804) in three volumes.

AEneas James George Mackay
A brief biography.

War Medals and Decorations
Issued to the British Military and Naval Forces and Allies from 1588 TO 1910 by D. Hastings Irwin (Fourth Edition) (1910) (pdf)

Wartime England
By Sir Wilson Jameson, K.C.B. (1945) (pdf). A summary of health in England at the end of the war.

Added our Weekly Newsletter for 19th February 2021 which you can read  as a pdf file and in our Community.

Transactions of the Highland and Agricultural Society of Scotland
Fifth Series, Vol XI, 1899
Catch-Cropping in Scotland, Dairy-Buildings, State Model Forest for Scotland, The Past and Future of Scottish Agriculture, Agricultural Credit Banks, Reclamation of Bog-Land in Ayrshire, Insect Pests of Domesticated Animals, Pure Cultures for Cheddar Cheese-making, Lime and its Uses in Agriculture, The Bark-Beetles of the Ash, Pigs on the Farm, The Cereal and other Crops of Scotland for 1898, and Meteorology of the Year relative thereto.

Musings of a Tank Commander
Part 26  Briefings, de la Billiere, boardgames and body armour

The Historie of Scotland
Wrytten first in Latin by the most reverend and worthy Jhone Leslie, Bishop of Rosse and translated in Scottish by Father James Dalrymple, edited by the Rev. Father E. G. Cody, O.S.B. (1596) in two volumes.

Beth's Newfangled Family Tree
Got in the March 2021 issue, section 2

Added four videos to our page on The History of the Western Isles

Royal Warrant and Regulations for the Equipment of Her Majesty's Army
Serving elsewhere than in the Indian Empire including the Armaments of Works. War Office 1st September 1876 (pdf)

Regulations of the Medical Department of Her Majesty's Army
War Office 1885 (pdf)

Added our Weekly Newsletter for 12th February 2021 which you can read  as a pdf file and in our Community.

Added three histories of West Virginia which includes a lot of biographies. They include, History of West Virginia Old and New (3 volumes) Myers' History of West Virginia (2 volumes)  and also A History of West Virginia Wesleyan College 1890-1965 By Kenneth M. Plummer (1965) (pdf)

Manual of Modern Scots
By William Grant, M.A., and James Main Dixon (1921) (pdf)

Memoirs of the Beauties of the Court of Charles the Second
With their Portraits after Sir Peter Rely and other eminent Painters illustrating the diaries of Pepys, Evelyn, Clarendon and other contemporary writers by Mrs. Jameson (Fourth Edition) (1861) (pdf)

Diary of Samuel Pepys, Complete
This was written during the reign of Charles II. (text file)

Added Craigellachie - Winter 2021, the newsletter of Clan Grant USA.

A British Army
As it was - Is - and ought to be, by Lieut.-Colonel James Campbell (1840) (pdf)

Added our Weekly Newsletter for 5th February 2021 which you can read  as a pdf file and in our Community.

Skye Stories: Volume 1 The Linicro Years
By Raymond Moore

Alexander Hall & Co. Shipbuilders, FootDee, Aberdeen. The 1860's Boom to Bust. A new book in the series from Stan Bruce which is the 14th book with I'm told 3 more to come.

Queen Elizabeth and Her Times
A series of original letters selected from the inedited private correspondence of the Lord Treasurer Burghley, the Earl of Leicester, the Secretaries Walsingham and Smith, Sir Christopher Hatton and most of the distinguished persons of the period edited by Thomas Wright, M.A., FSA. &c. of Trinity College, Cambridge, in two volumes (1838)

Four Years at the Court of Henry VIII
Selection of Dispatches written by the Venetian Ambassador, Sebastian Giustinian, and addressed to the Signatory of Venice, January 12th, 1515 to July 26th, 1519. Translated by Rawdon Brown in two volumes (1854)

Musings of a Tank Commander
Part 25 Medals, Mark Urban and the Man from Oz


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