Rory Toe

Rory Toe

Year: 1912 | Included in Albums: People / Tain Worthies

Photo Description

This postcard was posted from Inverness on Oct. 3rd, 1912, to a Miss Lily Mackenzie, Dudley Castle, Winchcombe, Gloucestershire. It shows Rory Macdonald known as "Rory Toe". He was a newsvendor and Town Crier in Tain. He always wore a beret, jacket, kilt and large boots - the latter to accommodate his misshapen feet.

Cat No. 323.3
Year 1912
Albums People / Tain Worthies
Date added March 10th, 2004
Added by Tain & District Museum
2 Visitor Comments
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    Estelle Quick

    This picture was taken in Castle Brae, right outside the entrance to what is now the museum.

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    Susan Kelso Ryan

    Address in Gloucestershire should read Sudeley Castle.

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