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TITLE
Earl of Seafield's Homecoming
EXTERNAL ID
PC_PWG_POSTCARDS_029
PLACENAME
Grantown on Spey
OLD COUNTY/PARISH
MORAYSHIRE: Cromdale, Inverallan and Advie
DATE OF IMAGE
1912
PERIOD
1910s
SOURCE
PFW Grant
ASSET ID
29689
KEYWORDS
postcards
Clan Grant
Earl of Seafield's Homecoming

This postcard shows the Earl of Seafield's homecoming in 1912 and the march of the clan through Grantown-on-Spey to Castle Grant.

Sir James Ogilvie Grant (1876-1915) was the 11th Earl of Seafield and succeeded as Clan Chief in 1888. He was a Captain in the 3rd Queen's Own Cameron Highlanders and was attached to the 5th Battalion Cameron Highlanders. He was also a Justice of the Peace for Banffshire, Morayshire, and Inverness-shire. He died of wounds received in action in 1915 and was succeeded as Clan Chief by his brother, Trevor Ogilvie Grant

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Earl of Seafield's Homecoming

MORAYSHIRE: Cromdale, Inverallan and Advie

1910s

postcards; Clan Grant

PFW Grant

This postcard shows the Earl of Seafield's homecoming in 1912 and the march of the clan through Grantown-on-Spey to Castle Grant. <br /> <br /> Sir James Ogilvie Grant (1876-1915) was the 11th Earl of Seafield and succeeded as Clan Chief in 1888. He was a Captain in the 3rd Queen's Own Cameron Highlanders and was attached to the 5th Battalion Cameron Highlanders. He was also a Justice of the Peace for Banffshire, Morayshire, and Inverness-shire. He died of wounds received in action in 1915 and was succeeded as Clan Chief by his brother, Trevor Ogilvie Grant