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TITLE
Letter from William Mackay
EXTERNAL ID
Z_GB1741_R31_4_21
PLACENAME
Middle Farr
DISTRICT
Tongue and Farr
OLD COUNTY/PARISH
SUTHERLAND: Farr
PERIOD
1890s
SOURCE
Caithness Archive Centre
ASSET ID
6291
KEYWORDS
peat
poor relief
druimbasbie
william mackay
Letter from William Mackay

Letter from William Mackay to Parish Board requesting aid.

The letter states that William Mackay and his wife are able to cut peat at Druimbasbie. However, they cannot afford to cart the peat home.

They request that the board grant them some assistance in order to pay for the transport of their peat to their home.

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Letter from William Mackay

SUTHERLAND: Farr

1890s

peat; poor relief; druimbasbie; william mackay

Caithness Archive Centre

Letters requesting Poor Relief

Letter from William Mackay to Parish Board requesting aid.<br /> <br /> The letter states that William Mackay and his wife are able to cut peat at Druimbasbie. However, they cannot afford to cart the peat home.<br /> <br /> They request that the board grant them some assistance in order to pay for the transport of their peat to their home.