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TITLE
The 11th Earl and Countess of Seafield and Tenants, Castle Grant - 1912
EXTERNAL ID
PC_GM2_PHOTOGRAPHS_017
PLACENAME
Castle Grant
DISTRICT
Cromdale
OLD COUNTY/PARISH
MORAYSHIRE: Cromdale, Inverallan and Advie
DATE OF IMAGE
1912
PERIOD
1910s
SOURCE
Grantown Museum
ASSET ID
22784
KEYWORDS
earls of seafield
The 11th Earl and Countess of Seafield and Tenants, Castle Grant - 1912

The 11th Earl and Countess of Seafield with their daughter, Nina and the tenants of the Seafield estates, photographed outside Castle Grant. The 6th Seaforth Highlanders' Pipe Band is seen in the centre of the image.

The 11th Earl and Countess had recently returned from New Zealand, following the death in October 1911 of Caroline, the Dowager Countess of Seafield. The Dowager Countess was the wife of John Charles Ogilvy-Grant, the 7th Earl of Seafield, who had died in 1881.

James Ogilvy Grant, the 11th Earl of Seafield died in 1915 from wounds sustained in World War I. His only child, Nina, inherited the title to become the 12th Countess of Seafield.


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The 11th Earl and Countess of Seafield and Tenants, Castle Grant - 1912

MORAYSHIRE: Cromdale, Inverallan and Advie

1910s

earls of seafield

Grantown Museum

Grantown Museum Photographic Collection

The 11th Earl and Countess of Seafield with their daughter, Nina and the tenants of the Seafield estates, photographed outside Castle Grant. The 6th Seaforth Highlanders' Pipe Band is seen in the centre of the image. <br /> <br /> The 11th Earl and Countess had recently returned from New Zealand, following the death in October 1911 of Caroline, the Dowager Countess of Seafield. The Dowager Countess was the wife of John Charles Ogilvy-Grant, the 7th Earl of Seafield, who had died in 1881.<br /> <br /> James Ogilvy Grant, the 11th Earl of Seafield died in 1915 from wounds sustained in World War I. His only child, Nina, inherited the title to become the 12th Countess of Seafield. <br /> <br /> <br /> This image may be available to purchase.<br /> For further information about purchasing and prices please email<br /> <a href="mailto: gosmuseum@btconnect.com">Grantown Museum</a>