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Articles from Tain & District Museum

The Bodachian Baird

The legend of the Bodachian Baird and how the village of Inver was moved nearer to Tain by a ghost.

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1778 War Recruits

Transcriptions of letters from the Pitcalnie Papers showing that Ross-shire was being targeted by unscrupulous military recruiting parties during the year 1778.

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Tain in 1842

A report on the state of sanitation in Tain in 1842 by James Cameron, Esq., Surgeon, Tain

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The Battle of Assaye

A perhaps unique account of the Battle of Assaye written by a Drummer from the 78th Regiment Roderick Innes of Tain.

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Jock Hairy

The story of Jock Hairy a Wildfowler who lived on a boat-house in Edderton by Alex "Dow" Macleod of the Grove, Tain.

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