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TITLE
Letter from Katherine Rose, Kilravock Castle to her mother, Isabella Baillie, page 1
EXTERNAL ID
Z_GB232_D456_A_28_3_1
PLACENAME
Inverness
DISTRICT
Inverness
OLD COUNTY/PARISH
INVERNESS: Inverness and Bona
DATE OF IMAGE
1809
PERIOD
1800s
SOURCE
Highland Archive Centre
ASSET ID
5004
KEYWORDS
Baillies of Dunain
Katherine Rose
Roses of Kilravock
Isabella Baillie
correspondence
letters
Letter from Katherine Rose, Kilravock Castle to her mother, Isabella Baillie, page 1

The Baillies of Dunain were an Inverness family who lived in and around the area from the mid-15th century onwards. Although their estate was small in comparison with many of the principal Highland families, they occupied a niche in the upper levels of Highland society.

A substantial collection of the family's papers is held by The Highland Council Archive Service. The papers cover the period c.1760-1860.

This document is dated 18 January 1809. It is a letter from Katherine Rose, Kilravock Castle to her mother, Isabella Baillie at Edinburgh.

In the letter Katharine talks about potatoes being recently shipped on board the 'Lysard'. She also talks about her tastes in music and the difficulties her mother is experiencing with her surveyor


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Letter from Katherine Rose, Kilravock Castle to her mother, Isabella Baillie, page 1

INVERNESS: Inverness and Bona

1800s

Baillies of Dunain; Katherine Rose; Roses of Kilravock; Isabella Baillie; correspondence; letters

Highland Archive Centre

Baillie of Dunain family papers

The Baillies of Dunain were an Inverness family who lived in and around the area from the mid-15th century onwards. Although their estate was small in comparison with many of the principal Highland families, they occupied a niche in the upper levels of Highland society.<br /> <br /> A substantial collection of the family's papers is held by The Highland Council Archive Service. The papers cover the period c.1760-1860.<br /> <br /> This document is dated 18 January 1809. It is a letter from Katherine Rose, Kilravock Castle to her mother, Isabella Baillie at Edinburgh.<br /> <br /> In the letter Katharine talks about potatoes being recently shipped on board the 'Lysard'. She also talks about her tastes in music and the difficulties her mother is experiencing with her surveyor <br /> <br /> <br /> For further information about this item and the collection to which it belongs, please <a href="mailto: archives@highlifehighland.com">email</a> the Highland Archive Service