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TITLE
Kiltaraglen, Portree, Isle of Skye
EXTERNAL ID
GB232_D928_C_III_05_02
PLACENAME
Portree
DISTRICT
Skye
OLD COUNTY/PARISH
INVERNESS: Portree
SOURCE
Highland Archive Centre
ASSET ID
8260
KEYWORDS
family history
family histories
cottages
medical officers
surgeons
Kiltaraglen, Portree, Isle of Skye

This photograph is of Kiltaraglen Cottage, near Portree. It was the home of Dr. Lachlan Martin Matheson who was in practice in Portree for over 52 years. He was also medical officer for the parishes of Kilmuir, Snizort, and Portree and acted as surgeon to the Portree Volunteer Company of the Cameron Highlanders. The photograph is part of the JLM Mitchell Archive of the Gaelic Society of Inverness. 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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Kiltaraglen, Portree, Isle of Skye

INVERNESS: Portree

family history; family histories; cottages; medical officers; surgeons

Highland Archive Centre

Sheriff JLM Mitchell (photographs)

This photograph is of Kiltaraglen Cottage, near Portree. It was the home of Dr. Lachlan Martin Matheson who was in practice in Portree for over 52 years. He was also medical officer for the parishes of Kilmuir, Snizort, and Portree and acted as surgeon to the Portree Volunteer Company of the Cameron Highlanders. The photograph is part of the JLM Mitchell Archive of the Gaelic Society of Inverness. 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