"Davie Gogie"

Year: 1906 | Included in Albums: People

Photo Description

This post card is postmarked "Edinburgh Oct 4(?) 06" and is addressed to "Miss Munro, Rockfield, Fearn, Ross-shire" and is signed "Yrs, Netty". "Davie Gogie" was a recluse who took to living in Calrossie Woods after being witness to a murder. He was later moved to Easter Ross Union Poor House (Arthurville).

Cat No. 354.4
Year 1906
Albums People
Date added December 8th, 2004
Added by Tain & District Museum
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    Derek Nicolson

    Davie did go to arthurville ,his stay was very short? Possibly weeks only to return to calrossie woods. Alister Ross the post ,sadly passed away, knew a lot about Davie and he told me stories about Davie

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