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TITLE
Short story about a gravedigger
EXTERNAL ID
Z_GB232_D928_C_I_13
PERIOD
19c
SOURCE
Highland Archive Centre
ASSET ID
5647
KEYWORDS
gravediggers
anecdotes
stories
Short story about a gravedigger

This handwritten short story about a gravedigger in the north of Scotland is part of the JLM Mitchell Archive of the Gaelic Society of Inverness. On the reverse side of the document is written, 'True story for Dr. Matheson'. Dr. Lachlan Martin Matheson was Mitchell's great grandfather.

Sheriff James Lachlan Martin Mitchell (b. 13 June 1929) was a native of Inverness and son of well-known doctor, Lachlan Mitchell. He was appointed full-time sheriff in Edinburgh in 1978 and served there until his retirement in 1995. He died on 26 November 2001


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Short story about a gravedigger

19c

gravediggers; anecdotes; stories

Highland Archive Centre

Sheriff JLM Mitchell (documents)

This handwritten short story about a gravedigger in the north of Scotland is part of the JLM Mitchell Archive of the Gaelic Society of Inverness. On the reverse side of the document is written, 'True story for Dr. Matheson'. Dr. Lachlan Martin Matheson was Mitchell's great grandfather.<br /> <br /> Sheriff James Lachlan Martin Mitchell (b. 13 June 1929) was a native of Inverness and son of well-known doctor, Lachlan Mitchell. He was appointed full-time sheriff in Edinburgh in 1978 and served there until his retirement in 1995. He died on 26 November 2001 <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