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TITLE
Cave near Loch Ericht
EXTERNAL ID
GB1796_859_20_0206
PLACENAME
Loch Ericht
DISTRICT
Badenoch
OLD COUNTY/PARISH
INVERNESS: Kingussie and Insh
PERIOD
20c
CREATOR
M E M Donaldson
SOURCE
Highland Photographic Archive (IMAG)
ASSET ID
9735
KEYWORDS
lochs
caves
mountains
hills
Cave near Loch Ericht

Loch Ericht is the 10th largest freshwater loch in Scotland. It sits in the Grampian mountains 1153ft above sea level. The village of Dalwhinnie sits at the northern end of the loch. This photograph shows a cave which can be found near the shores of the loch.

M.E.M. Donaldson was born in 1876 and came to the Highlands around 1908. She travelled extensively around the North and West Highlands, writing and taking photographs. One of her favourite locations was the Ardnamurchan Peninsula and it was there she settled, at Sanna, in 1927.

Between 1912 and 1949 Miss Donaldson produced many books on the social history and customs of the North and West Highlands. 'Wanderings in the Western Highlands and Islands' and 'Further Wanderings - Mainly in Argyll' are two of her best known works and both are illustrated with her own photographs. She died in a nursing home in Edinburgh in 1958, and was buried in Oban


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Cave near Loch Ericht

INVERNESS: Kingussie and Insh

20c

lochs; caves; mountains; hills

Highland Photographic Archive (IMAG)

M E M Donaldson Collection

Loch Ericht is the 10th largest freshwater loch in Scotland. It sits in the Grampian mountains 1153ft above sea level. The village of Dalwhinnie sits at the northern end of the loch. This photograph shows a cave which can be found near the shores of the loch.<br /> <br /> M.E.M. Donaldson was born in 1876 and came to the Highlands around 1908. She travelled extensively around the North and West Highlands, writing and taking photographs. One of her favourite locations was the Ardnamurchan Peninsula and it was there she settled, at Sanna, in 1927.<br /> <br /> Between 1912 and 1949 Miss Donaldson produced many books on the social history and customs of the North and West Highlands. 'Wanderings in the Western Highlands and Islands' and 'Further Wanderings - Mainly in Argyll' are two of her best known works and both are illustrated with her own photographs. She died in a nursing home in Edinburgh in 1958, and was buried in Oban <br /> <br /> <br /> This image can be purchased.<br /> For further information about purchasing and prices please email the<br /> <a href="mailto: photographic.archive@highlifehighland.com">Highland Photographic Archive</a> quoting the External ID.