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TITLE
Mary Hudson, nèe Macpherson
EXTERNAL ID
HCD_PHOTO_01264
PLACENAME
Kyle of Lochalsh
DISTRICT
South West Ross
OLD COUNTY/PARISH
ROSS: Lochalsh
PERIOD
1930s
CREATOR
Duncan Macpherson
SOURCE
Skye and Lochalsh Archive Centre
ASSET ID
13140
KEYWORDS
Glenquithel
garden
pharmacist
teacher
Mary Hudson, nèe Macpherson

Mary Macpherson (later Hudson) was the daughter of the Pharmacist in Kyle of Lochalsh, Duncan Macpherson, who was also a keen photographer. He took many images of his son Neil and daughter Mary as they grew up, often photographing them in the garden of the family home, Glenquithel in Kyle. Mary was educated at Auchtertyre Primary and Plockton Secondary schools before graduating from Aberdeen University. She taught in Oxford and Switzerland but returned to Kyle when her mother took ill. After her mother died, Mary taught locally, including English at Plockton Secondary School, and was Headmistress at Dornie School. She continued to live at Glenquithel until her death in March 2007.


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Mary Hudson, nèe Macpherson

ROSS: Lochalsh

1930s

Glenquithel; garden; pharmacist; teacher

Skye and Lochalsh Archive Centre

Duncan Macpherson (photographs)

Mary Macpherson (later Hudson) was the daughter of the Pharmacist in Kyle of Lochalsh, Duncan Macpherson, who was also a keen photographer. He took many images of his son Neil and daughter Mary as they grew up, often photographing them in the garden of the family home, Glenquithel in Kyle. Mary was educated at Auchtertyre Primary and Plockton Secondary schools before graduating from Aberdeen University. She taught in Oxford and Switzerland but returned to Kyle when her mother took ill. After her mother died, Mary taught locally, including English at Plockton Secondary School, and was Headmistress at Dornie School. She continued to live at Glenquithel until her death in March 2007. <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><br />