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TITLE
Three Atholl Highlanders outside Blair Castle
EXTERNAL ID
KIGHF_HF_5_20_001
PLACENAME
Blair Castle
DISTRICT
Highland
OLD COUNTY/PARISH
PERTH: Blair Atholl
DATE OF IMAGE
October 1858
PERIOD
1850s
CREATOR
Young & Fillans
SOURCE
Highland Folk Museum
ASSET ID
42243
KEYWORDS
soldiers
regiments
military uniforms
tartan
sporrans
weapons
rifles
guns
Three Atholl Highlanders outside Blair Castle

Three Atholl Highlanders outside Blair Castle in October 1858. Their weapons are probably muzzled rifles.

The regiment is still in existence and is the last remaining private army in Europe. It recruits mainly from the Atholl estate and exists as a private ceremonial bodyguard.

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Three Atholl Highlanders outside Blair Castle

PERTH: Blair Atholl

1850s

soldiers; regiments; military uniforms; tartan; sporrans; weapons; rifles; guns

Highland Folk Museum

Highland Folk Museum Photographic Collection

Three Atholl Highlanders outside Blair Castle in October 1858. Their weapons are probably muzzled rifles.<br /> <br /> The regiment is still in existence and is the last remaining private army in Europe. It recruits mainly from the Atholl estate and exists as a private ceremonial bodyguard. <br />