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TITLE
Dry stone wall
EXTERNAL ID
GB1796_859_20_0393
PLACENAME
unidentified
PERIOD
20c
CREATOR
M E M Donaldson
SOURCE
Highland Photographic Archive (IMAG)
ASSET ID
10152
KEYWORDS
drystone walls
dry stone walls
drystane dykes
drystone walling
drystone wall
dry stone wall
Dry stone wall

This photograph, (location unknown), was taken in the first half of the 20th century by M.E.M. Donaldson and shows a gap in a dry stone wall blocked with an iron hoop and assorted pieces of wood nailed together.

The photographer, Mary Ethel Muir Donaldson, was born in 1876 and came to the Highlands around 1908. She travelled extensively around the North and West Highlands, writing and taking photographs. Between 1912 and 1949 she produced many books on the social history and customs of the North and West Highlands. 'Wanderings in the Western Highlands and Islands' and 'Further Wanderings - Mainly in Argyll' are two of her best known works and both are illustrated with her own photographs. She died in a nursing home in Edinburgh in 1958, and was buried in Oban


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Dry stone wall

20c

drystone walls; dry stone walls; drystane dykes; drystone walling; drystone wall; dry stone wall

Highland Photographic Archive (IMAG)

M E M Donaldson Collection

This photograph, (location unknown), was taken in the first half of the 20th century by M.E.M. Donaldson and shows a gap in a dry stone wall blocked with an iron hoop and assorted pieces of wood nailed together. <br /> <br /> The photographer, Mary Ethel Muir Donaldson, was born in 1876 and came to the Highlands around 1908. She travelled extensively around the North and West Highlands, writing and taking photographs. Between 1912 and 1949 she produced many books on the social history and customs of the North and West Highlands. 'Wanderings in the Western Highlands and Islands' and 'Further Wanderings - Mainly in Argyll' are two of her best known works and both are illustrated with her own photographs. She died in a nursing home in Edinburgh in 1958, and was buried in Oban <br /> <br /> <br /> This image can be purchased.<br /> For further information about purchasing and prices please email the<br /> <a href="mailto: photographic.archive@highlifehighland.com">Highland Photographic Archive</a> quoting the External ID.