Rosehall links with slavery

In Guyana’s Berbice region, a handful of interrelated families from the north Highlands were the first to build sugar-cane plantations.

Brothers in arms

Two world wars. Two war memorials. Two sets of siblings. Two Highland families: The Gordons and The Macleans.

Pat, the Irishman

W. A. M. MacKenzie remembers this local character and his horses, two big working Clydesdales used for clearing timber from the nearby forest


Gaelic, Norse, Brittonic? A look into the history and origins of placenames around our area Toponyms from the various names for horse are very common, …

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