Donald John Maclennan's Dalmore - Tales of a Lewis Village PDF

By Donald John Maclennan

Donald John Maclennan was once born at five Dalmore at the West coast of The Isle of Lewis within the Outer Hebrides in a ‘modern’ model of a conventional black condo and used to be the single baby to were born at No. five. even if he again to his mom and dad’ domestic in Renfrewshire he spent a lot of his formative years vacationing his grandparents and relations ‘back domestic’ in Dalmore. Dalmore is understood this day for its picturesque vacationer seashore yet has a wealthy historical past of its personal and was domestic to a colourful village group. This ebook features a sequence of stories from that point including own recollections of transforming into up in Dalmore. A time of black homes and nice tales, ghost tales, conflict tales, tales of the hills and tales of the seas. It files that thriving rural existence and the characters and language inhabiting it. The outdated highland lifestyles, its meals, the moors, the shepherds, the peat and the wild good looks throughout all have their half to play within the tale of Dalmore. Donald keeps fond thoughts of his existence in Dalmore and is now, most likely, the single individual alive who can take into accout the ‘old’ days. No five Dalmore was once deserted in 1974 and little continues to be of the outdated village today.

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