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TITLE
Grantown Highland Games
EXTERNAL ID
PC_GM_POSTCARDS_170
PLACENAME
Grantown on Spey
OLD COUNTY/PARISH
MORAYSHIRE: Cromdale, Inverallan and Advie
DATE OF IMAGE
1886
PERIOD
1880s
SOURCE
Grantown Museum
ASSET ID
23405
KEYWORDS
highland dancing
Grantown Highland Games

A photograph of a piper piping a dancer during the Highland Games at Grantown in 1886.

Grantown-on-Spey was a planned town, founded in 1765 on a low plateau bordering the River Spey, on the northern edge of the Cairngorm Mountains. Located 35 miles south-east by road from Inverness, it was named after Sir James Grant, 8th Baronet and a member of Parliament.


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Grantown Highland Games

MORAYSHIRE: Cromdale, Inverallan and Advie

1880s

highland dancing

Grantown Museum

Grantown Museum Photographic Collection

A photograph of a piper piping a dancer during the Highland Games at Grantown in 1886.<br /> <br /> Grantown-on-Spey was a planned town, founded in 1765 on a low plateau bordering the River Spey, on the northern edge of the Cairngorm Mountains. Located 35 miles south-east by road from Inverness, it was named after Sir James Grant, 8th Baronet and a member of Parliament. <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>