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TITLE
Map showing home of Dr. Lachlan Matheson, Portree
EXTERNAL ID
Z_GB232_D928_C_II_08
PLACENAME
Portree
DISTRICT
Skye
OLD COUNTY/PARISH
INVERNESS: Portree
PERIOD
20c
SOURCE
Highland Archive Centre
ASSET ID
5610
KEYWORDS
Map
Portree
Map showing home of Dr. Lachlan Matheson, Portree

This photocopied extract from an Ordnance Survey sheet shows Portree, Isle of Skye, with Kiltaraglen Cottage, home of Dr. Lachlan Martin Matheson, highlighted. Dr. Matheson (c1817 - 1889) was in practice in Portree for over 52 years and was medical officer for the parishes of Kilmuir, Snizort, and Portree. He also acted as surgeon to the Portree Volunteer Company of the Cameron Highlanders.

The document is part of the JLM Mitchell Archive of the Gaelic Society of Inverness. Sheriff Mitchell (b. 13 June 1929) was a native of Inverness. He died in Edinburgh on 26 November 2001. Dr. Lachlan Matheson was Mitchell's great grandfather


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Map showing home of Dr. Lachlan Matheson, Portree

INVERNESS: Portree

20c

Map; Portree

Highland Archive Centre

Sheriff JLM Mitchell (documents)

This photocopied extract from an Ordnance Survey sheet shows Portree, Isle of Skye, with Kiltaraglen Cottage, home of Dr. Lachlan Martin Matheson, highlighted. Dr. Matheson (c1817 - 1889) was in practice in Portree for over 52 years and was medical officer for the parishes of Kilmuir, Snizort, and Portree. He also acted as surgeon to the Portree Volunteer Company of the Cameron Highlanders.<br /> <br /> The document is part of the JLM Mitchell Archive of the Gaelic Society of Inverness. Sheriff Mitchell (b. 13 June 1929) was a native of Inverness. He died in Edinburgh on 26 November 2001. Dr. Lachlan Matheson was Mitchell's great grandfather <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