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TITLE
House at foot of Cruach Nam Meann, Loch Moidart
EXTERNAL ID
GB1796_859_20_1056
PLACENAME
Loch Moidart
DISTRICT
Lochaber
OLD COUNTY/PARISH
INVERNESS: Arisaig and Moidart
PERIOD
20c
CREATOR
M E M Donaldson
SOURCE
Highland Photographic Archive (IMAG)
ASSET ID
10946
KEYWORDS
social histories
dwellings
dwelling
houses
woods
House at foot of Cruach Nam Meann, Loch Moidart

This white house, situated at the foot of Cruach Nam Meann (the hill behind Castle Tioram, Loch Moidart) was photographed in the first half of the 20th century by M.E.M. Donaldson.

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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House at foot of Cruach Nam Meann, Loch Moidart

INVERNESS: Arisaig and Moidart

20c

social histories; dwellings; dwelling; houses; woods

Highland Photographic Archive (IMAG)

M E M Donaldson Collection

This white house, situated at the foot of Cruach Nam Meann (the hill behind Castle Tioram, Loch Moidart) was photographed in the first half of the 20th century by M.E.M. Donaldson.<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.