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TITLE
Tongue war memorial
EXTERNAL ID
QZP40_CARD_0256
PLACENAME
Tongue
DISTRICT
Tongue and Farr
OLD COUNTY/PARISH
SUTHERLAND: Tongue
PERIOD
1910s
SOURCE
Highland Libraries
ASSET ID
32157
KEYWORDS
war memorials
clan Mackay
Gordons of Sutherland
Tongue war memorial

This postcard shows Tongue war memorial, situated in the burial ground beside the Kyle of Tongue.

Overlooked by Castle Varrich and the mountain Ben Loyal, the area today attracts many tourists, anglers and climbers.

Tongue became the seat of the clan Mackay in 1554, when the castle at Borve was destroyed by the Gordons of Sutherland

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Tongue war memorial

SUTHERLAND: Tongue

1910s

war memorials; clan Mackay; Gordons of Sutherland

Highland Libraries

Highland Libraries' Postcard Collection

This postcard shows Tongue war memorial, situated in the burial ground beside the Kyle of Tongue.<br /> <br /> Overlooked by Castle Varrich and the mountain Ben Loyal, the area today attracts many tourists, anglers and climbers.<br /> <br /> Tongue became the seat of the clan Mackay in 1554, when the castle at Borve was destroyed by the Gordons of Sutherland