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TITLE
Deerstalking, Donald Urquhart, head stalker at Inverewe
EXTERNAL ID
QZP99_94052_11_08
PLACENAME
Inverewe
DISTRICT
Gairloch
OLD COUNTY/PARISH
ROSS: Gairloch
SOURCE
Edinburgh and Scottish Collection, Edinburgh Central Library
ASSET ID
38682
KEYWORDS
photograph
Inverewe
Achnasheen
deerstalking
Donald Urquhart
aristocracy
estate
stalking
hunting
deer
head stalker
Deerstalking, Donald Urquhart, head stalker at Inverewe

A photograph showing a deerstalking scene at Inverewe, Achnasheen, south of the regional centre of Ullapool.

The man to the left of the image is Donald Urquhart, who was the head stalker at Inverewe. The image is part of Dr I. F. Grant's collection which depicts rural life in the Highlands during the late nineteenth and early twentieth century.

Deer stalking was a popular recreational activity amongst the aristocracy and the upper classes during nineteenth century, and many rural estates were converted for the activity.


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Deerstalking, Donald Urquhart, head stalker at Inverewe

ROSS: Gairloch

photograph; Inverewe; Achnasheen; deerstalking; Donald Urquhart; aristocracy; estate; stalking; hunting; deer; head stalker

Edinburgh and Scottish Collection, Edinburgh Central Library

I F Grant Photographic Archive

A photograph showing a deerstalking scene at Inverewe, Achnasheen, south of the regional centre of Ullapool. <br /> <br /> The man to the left of the image is Donald Urquhart, who was the head stalker at Inverewe. The image is part of Dr I. F. Grant's collection which depicts rural life in the Highlands during the late nineteenth and early twentieth century.<br /> <br /> Deer stalking was a popular recreational activity amongst the aristocracy and the upper classes during nineteenth century, and many rural estates were converted for the activity. <br /> <br /> <br /> This image can be purchased.<br /> For further information about purchasing and prices please email<br /> <a href="mailto: central.edsc.library@edinburgh.gov.uk">Edinburgh Central Library</a><br />