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Sir Fitzroy Maclean of Duart

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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

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