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TITLE
Three page letter from Catherine Mackay (1)
EXTERNAL ID
Z_GB1741_R31_7_14
PLACENAME
Strathy
DISTRICT
Tongue and Farr
OLD COUNTY/PARISH
SUTHERLAND: Farr
DATE OF IMAGE
22 November 1899
PERIOD
1890s
SOURCE
Caithness Archive Centre
ASSET ID
6459
KEYWORDS
catherine mackay
strathy
poor relief
Three page letter from Catherine Mackay (1)

First page of a three page letter from Catherine Mackay to the parochial board requesting poor relief.

She states that her sister and herself have lived an inoffensive and unobstrusive life but because failing health and strength they are now in difficult circumstances. This is the reason that they now request aid.

The letter continues on the second page.

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Three page letter from Catherine Mackay (1)

SUTHERLAND: Farr

1890s

catherine mackay; strathy; poor relief

Caithness Archive Centre

Letters requesting Poor Relief

First page of a three page letter from Catherine Mackay to the parochial board requesting poor relief.<br /> <br /> She states that her sister and herself have lived an inoffensive and unobstrusive life but because failing health and strength they are now in difficult circumstances. This is the reason that they now request aid. <br /> <br /> The letter continues on the second page.