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Articles from Tain & District Museum

A flight from Invergordon

The remarkable story of Sgt Ogwyn George the sole survivor of an aircraft from Invergordon that was shot down over Norway on the 9th April 1940.

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Macleod's Highlanders in India

A detailed account of the defeat of the British East India Company forces at the Battle of Pollilur in India in 1780, written by George Mackenzie an officer in Lord Macleod's Highland Regiment.

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Scotland's Oldest Football Trophy?

Two articles on 'Foot-ball' matches played in 1870 and 1872 when the Tain Ragged School and Inverness Reformatory School competed for a Silver Cup donated by Mr Snowie.

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Douglas Carruth Smith

A short account of the life of Douglas Smith who died tragically, a week before his wedding, whilst serving at HMS Owl at Fearn.

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