Paul Hol­ly­wood

Gairloch andGuide to Loch Maree by JH Dixon

Who Do You Think You Are? Magazine - - WDYTYA? TV DOCUMENTS -

Why have you picked it?

“The book [shown right] gave a re­ally colour­ful de­scrip­tion of the Gairloch com­mu­nity in the 19th cen­tury, record­ing mem­o­ries and oral his­tory. Cru­cially, the au­thor re­called that Paul’s 4x great grand­fa­ther Don­ald Macken­zie was a post run­ner and de­scribed the in­cred­i­ble 120- mile round trip he made ev­ery week.”

Where did you find it?

The Bri­tish Li­brary ( bl.uk). It’s also avail­able at ar­chive. org

Newspapers in English

Newspapers from UK

© PressReader. All rights reserved.