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TITLE
Man kneeling with dog
EXTERNAL ID
PAW18356B
PLACENAME
Inverness
OLD COUNTY/PARISH
INVERNESS: Inverness and Bona
DATE OF IMAGE
1952
PERIOD
1950s
CREATOR
David Whyte Studio
SOURCE
Highland Photographic Archive (IMAG)
ASSET ID
21001
KEYWORDS
sheep
shepherds
sheepdogs
sheepdog trials
shepherds' crooks
Longman
Man kneeling with dog

This shepherd and his dog were taking part in the International Sheep Dog Trials held at the Longman, Inverness between 18 and 20 September 1952. The trials were held annually by the International Sheep Dog Society for competitors from Scotland, England and Wales. This was the first time that they had come to the Highlands.

An associated exhibition of shepherds' crooks was held at the Longman on Saturday, 20 September. Shepherds' crooks range from simple work tools to impressive works of art. The shank is made of wood, with hazelwood a particular favourite. The head may be made of wood, often intricately carved, or of ramshorn


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Man kneeling with dog

INVERNESS: Inverness and Bona

1950s

sheep; shepherds; sheepdogs; sheepdog trials; shepherds' crooks; Longman

Highland Photographic Archive (IMAG)

David Whyte Collection, Highland Photographic Archive

This shepherd and his dog were taking part in the International Sheep Dog Trials held at the Longman, Inverness between 18 and 20 September 1952. The trials were held annually by the International Sheep Dog Society for competitors from Scotland, England and Wales. This was the first time that they had come to the Highlands. <br /> <br /> An associated exhibition of shepherds' crooks was held at the Longman on Saturday, 20 September. Shepherds' crooks range from simple work tools to impressive works of art. The shank is made of wood, with hazelwood a particular favourite. The head may be made of wood, often intricately carved, or of ramshorn <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.