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TITLE
Donald Cameron, Chief of Lochiel
EXTERNAL ID
QZP40_39_P293
DATE OF IMAGE
1898
PERIOD
1740s
SOURCE
Highland Libraries
ASSET ID
30790
KEYWORDS
Prince Charles Edward Stewart
Battle of Culloden
Jacobites
Jacobite Rebellion
Donald Cameron, Chief of Lochiel

Donald Cameron, Chief of Locheil, was the grandson of the last Highland chief to hold out against Cromwell - Sir Ewen Cameron. Known as 'the gentle Locheil', Donald joined the forces of Bonnie Prince Charlie in 1745 and proved to be one of his most outstanding supporters. He was injured at Culloden but managed to escape to France where he later died.
The illustration is from 'Loyal Lochaber. Historical Genealogical and Traditionary' by W Drummond Norie, Glasgow, 1898

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Donald Cameron, Chief of Lochiel

1740s

Prince Charles Edward Stewart; Battle of Culloden; Jacobites; Jacobite Rebellion

Highland Libraries

Fraser Mackintosh Collection (illustrations)

Donald Cameron, Chief of Locheil, was the grandson of the last Highland chief to hold out against Cromwell - Sir Ewen Cameron. Known as 'the gentle Locheil', Donald joined the forces of Bonnie Prince Charlie in 1745 and proved to be one of his most outstanding supporters. He was injured at Culloden but managed to escape to France where he later died. <br /> The illustration is from 'Loyal Lochaber. Historical Genealogical and Traditionary' by W Drummond Norie, Glasgow, 1898