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TITLE
John MacLeod's coming of age
EXTERNAL ID
HCD00264
PLACENAME
Dunvegan
DISTRICT
Skye
OLD COUNTY/PARISH
INVERNESS: Duirinish
DATE OF IMAGE
1956
PERIOD
1950s
CREATOR
Duncan Macpherson
SOURCE
Skye and Lochalsh Archive Centre
ASSET ID
11991
KEYWORDS
Dunvegan Castle
Dame Flora MacLeod
John MacLeod
occasion
personalitiesed
John MacLeod's coming of age

This photograph was taken on the lawn of Dunvegan Castle on Thursday 16 August 1956. The occasion is the coming of age of John Macleod and his twin brother Patrick Wolridge Gordon, Dame Flora MacLeod's grandsons. Duncan Macpherson, the photographer, received an invitation to the event from Dame Flora, who is seen in the photograph addressing the crowd. The story goes that the small dog made off with the scroll presented to John Macleod


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John MacLeod's coming of age

INVERNESS: Duirinish

1950s

Dunvegan Castle; Dame Flora MacLeod; John MacLeod; occasion; personalitiesed

Skye and Lochalsh Archive Centre

Duncan Macpherson (photographs)

This photograph was taken on the lawn of Dunvegan Castle on Thursday 16 August 1956. The occasion is the coming of age of John Macleod and his twin brother Patrick Wolridge Gordon, Dame Flora MacLeod's grandsons. Duncan Macpherson, the photographer, received an invitation to the event from Dame Flora, who is seen in the photograph addressing the crowd. The story goes that the small dog made off with the scroll presented to John Macleod <br /> <br /> <br /> This image can be purchased.<br /> For further information about purchasing and prices please email<br /> <a href= "mailto: skyeandlochalsh.archives@highlifehighland.com" >Skye and Lochalsh Archives</a>