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TITLE
Norman MacLeod, 26th Chief of Clan MacLeod
EXTERNAL ID
QZP40_CARD_2408
PLACENAME
Dunvegan
DISTRICT
Skye
OLD COUNTY/PARISH
INVERNESS: Duirinish
PERIOD
1900s; 1910s
SOURCE
Highland Libraries
ASSET ID
34314
KEYWORDS
clan
chief
MacLeod
Dunvegan
castle
McLeod
Norman MacLeod, 26th Chief of Clan MacLeod

Norman Magnus MacLeod was born in 1839, the eldest son of Norman the 25th Chief who died in 1895. Norman Magnus served with the Army in India and then in 1878, was appointed as Political Agent on the Transvaal border at the outbreak of the Zulu Wars.

He is pictured here in full Highland dress, with the eagle feathers denoting his status as Chief in his bonnet, looking from the courtyard of the Castle out over Loch Dunvegan. The photograph was taken by his youngest brother Canon Roderick MacLeod.

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Norman MacLeod, 26th Chief of Clan MacLeod

INVERNESS: Duirinish

1900s; 1910s

clan; chief; MacLeod; Dunvegan; castle; McLeod

Highland Libraries

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Norman Magnus MacLeod was born in 1839, the eldest son of Norman the 25th Chief who died in 1895. Norman Magnus served with the Army in India and then in 1878, was appointed as Political Agent on the Transvaal border at the outbreak of the Zulu Wars.<br /> <br /> He is pictured here in full Highland dress, with the eagle feathers denoting his status as Chief in his bonnet, looking from the courtyard of the Castle out over Loch Dunvegan. The photograph was taken by his youngest brother Canon Roderick MacLeod.