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TITLE
Glenmoriston, Ceannacnoc hills
EXTERNAL ID
GB1796_859_20_0702
PLACENAME
Ceannacroc Estate
DISTRICT
Aird
OLD COUNTY/PARISH
INVERNESS: Urquhart and Glenmoriston
PERIOD
20c
CREATOR
M E M Donaldson
SOURCE
Highland Photographic Archive (IMAG)
ASSET ID
10606
KEYWORDS
estates
glens
Charles Edward Stuart
Charles Edward Stewart
Glenmoriston, Ceannacnoc hills

A view taken on the Ceannacroc estate in Glen Moriston. Ceannacroc Lodge was once one of the grand hunting lodges of the area and now houses an art studio. Prince Charlie's Cave, where Bonnie Prince Charlie once hid after Culloden, and Ceannacroc Power Station are also found on the estate.

M.E.M. 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. One of her favourite locations was the Ardnamurchan Peninsula and it was there she settled, at Sanna, in 1927.

Between 1912 and 1949 Miss Donaldson 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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Glenmoriston, Ceannacnoc hills

INVERNESS: Urquhart and Glenmoriston

20c

estates; glens; Charles Edward Stuart; Charles Edward Stewart

Highland Photographic Archive (IMAG)

M E M Donaldson Collection

A view taken on the Ceannacroc estate in Glen Moriston. Ceannacroc Lodge was once one of the grand hunting lodges of the area and now houses an art studio. Prince Charlie's Cave, where Bonnie Prince Charlie once hid after Culloden, and Ceannacroc Power Station are also found on the estate.<br /> <br /> M.E.M. 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. One of her favourite locations was the Ardnamurchan Peninsula and it was there she settled, at Sanna, in 1927.<br /> <br /> Between 1912 and 1949 Miss Donaldson 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.<br />