Category Archives: FAMILY & SURNAMES

A Tour of Scotland: The Clan Donald Center and more Armadale

We were in no hurry today. The Clan Donald Centre opened at 10 am a half hour later than the museum so we had time. Our room in the KnoydART B&B was small but well laid out. The shower was … Continue reading

Posted in Armadale, Clan Donald Centre, MCDONALD/MACDONALD etc., Scotland, Scotland May 2018 | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

A Tour of Scotland: Portree to Armadale, South Skye

I slept fairly well and was up early. I made some coffee using the instant stick. I think this was Nescafe and it was not too bad. Okay, I am a coffee snob, I like my French Roast…yeah Starbucks if … Continue reading

Posted in Armadale, Broadford, MCDONALD/MACDONALD etc., Portree Isle of Skye, Scotland May 2018 | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

A Tour of Scotland: The Highland Archive and Society to Fort Augustus

We were up early to get packed and ready for our trip to Fort Augustus which is at the south end of Loch Ness. The day was going to be sunny with some cloudiness but otherwise a good day.  I … Continue reading

Posted in Fort Augustus, Inverness, Loch Ness area, MCDONALD/MACDONALD etc., Scotland, Scotland May 2018 | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

A Tour of Scotland: The National Wallace Monument and Clan Macpherson Museum

Morning came and Alan tried making the instant coffee that they provide and I tried eating the continental breakfast. The instant coffee was warm. If the owner had not had to leave for the funeral we might have had a … Continue reading

Posted in Alexander John McDonell and wife Ellen McPherson - Mary's family, Inverness, Newtonmore, Scotland, Scotland May 2018 | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment