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TITLE
Derelict building at Onich, Loch Linnhe
EXTERNAL ID
GB1796_859_20_1038
PLACENAME
Onich
DISTRICT
Lochaber
OLD COUNTY/PARISH
INVERNESS: Kilmallie
PERIOD
20c
CREATOR
M E M Donaldson
SOURCE
Highland Photographic Archive (IMAG)
ASSET ID
10927
KEYWORDS
Highlands and Islands
social histories
buildings
ruin
ruins
lochs
Derelict building at Onich, Loch Linnhe

Onich village lies on the northern shore of Loch Leven, 2 miles (3 km) west of North Ballachulish, where Loch Leven and Loch Linnhe meet. This derelict building at Onich was photographed by M.E.M. Donaldson in the first half of the 20th century.

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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Derelict building at Onich, Loch Linnhe

INVERNESS: Kilmallie

20c

Highlands and Islands; social histories; buildings; ruin; ruins; lochs

Highland Photographic Archive (IMAG)

M E M Donaldson Collection

Onich village lies on the northern shore of Loch Leven, 2 miles (3 km) west of North Ballachulish, where Loch Leven and Loch Linnhe meet. This derelict building at Onich was photographed by M.E.M. Donaldson in the first half of the 20th century. <br /> <br /> 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.