Fàilte! (Welcome!)This blog is the result of my ongoing research into the people, places and events that have shaped the Western Isles of Scotland and, in particular, the 'Siamese-twins' of Harris and Lewis.
My interest stems from the fact that my Grandfather was a Stornowegian and, until about four years ago, that was the sum total of my knowledge, both of him and of the land of his birth.
I cannot guarantee the accuracy of everything that I have written (not least because parts are, perhaps, pioneering) but I have done my best to check for any errors.
My family mainly lived along the shore of the Sound of Harris, from An-t-Ob and Srannda to Roghadal, but one family 'moved' to Direcleit in the Baighs...
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Tuesday, 14 December 2010
Family Tree Magazine Nomination
Some lovely person has nominated this blog in the 'Heritage' section of this competition!
You can vote here (before 20th December) and see a list of all the contenders in each category here.
Enjoy exploring the blogs - and voting, too!
(PS - Thank You Very Much Indeed to my mystery proposer)