Am Baile: highland history and cultureHighland Council logo

Sir Fitzroy Maclean of Duart

Sir Fitzroy Maclean of Duart

Larger picture

Print this page

Email a friend

Make a Comment

Add to Scrapbook

Share

CONTRIBUTOR: Edinburgh and Scottish Collection, Edinburgh Central Library
COLLECTION NAME: I F Grant

Sir Fitzroy Jeffreys Grafton Maclean was born in 1835 and was the 26th chief of the clan Maclean. He served in Bulgaria and the Crimea and was present at the capture of Martinique and Guadeloupe in the West Indies. In 1911 he bought and restored the ruined Duart Castle. To celebrate his 100th birthday he planted a rowan tree in the castle grounds to ward off evil spirits



IDENTIFIER: QZP99_97193_12_06

Find out more about - Isabel Grant


This image can be purchased.
For further information about purchasing and prices email:
central.edinburghandscottish.library@edinburgh.gov.uk



Some other items in this collection...



Old houses, Daliburgh, South Uist

Old houses, Daliburgh, South Uist

Stool and milk coggie

Stool and milk coggie

Herring Girls, Stornoway

Herring Girls, Stornoway

Thatched cottage, Ross of Mull

Thatched cottage, Ross of Mull





Copyright © 2003 - 2014 Am Baile/The Gaelic Village