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Prisoners of War

Prisoners of War

St Valery Memories 2018 is 44 page publication with research on Prisoners of War captured in the 51St Division, at St Valery-en-Caux in 1940. It  includes diary accounts by the Prisoners of War  from the Isle of Lewis, during their 4 years in captivity. Continue reading “Prisoners of War”

Laraich Gaelic Placenames

Laraich Gaelic Placenames

Laraich Gaelic Placenames of lochs, rivers, streams, glens, bays, Achmore grazings

If you were brought up on a croft, in the Hebrides in the 1960s and 70s, the moorland was very much part of your extended landscape. Continue reading “Laraich Gaelic Placenames”

Psalmboat project Loch Erisort Isle of Lewis Tradfest 2017

Psalmboat project Loch Erisort Isle of Lewis Tradfest 2017

The Psalmboat project is centred on Loch Erisort, Lochs, Isle of Lewis.

In 2008 a chance remark by Don Alasdair Smith Keose made to visual/ audio artist and community animateur Deirdre ni Mhathuna from Edinburgh, sparked off Psalmboat, a Lochs multi-arts project. Continue reading “Psalmboat project Loch Erisort Isle of Lewis Tradfest 2017”