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September 2016 Newsletter

October 23, 2016

The September 2016 newsletter has been sent out to members.

It includes details of the AGM held in April, news from Clan Donald Skye, local events, and an update on refurbishment of the Glenfinnan Monument.

There is an interesting article about  the Rising of the Standard on the 19th August, 1745, in Glenfinnan, following the arrival of the Clans, in support of Prince Charles Edward Stuart. The information coming from the book by Norman H.MacDonald "The Clanranald of Garmoran, A History of the MacDonalds of Clanranald"

Lost Valley, Glencoe

October 3, 2015

In June 2015, a recent challenging, and interesting, climb up to the lost valley in Glencoe, on a brilliant blue sky day, resulted in a remarkable view of this beautiful valley

Coire Gabhail is known the hidden valley, where the MacDonalds (McIans) of Glen Coe hid their rustled cattle. A visit involves a very rough but intensely dramatic and scenic climb.

New revamped website...

October 26, 2014

We have updated our website, which although it retains its simplicity, does have some new features. There is a lot of other information elsewhere on the internet about Clan Donald, so we may only include some key links - for more information just Google it...

Website Information

This website was re-construction - November 2014. Additional information will be added during 2015 as necessary.

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