Made in 1756 when the Cromartie Estate was forfeit to the Crown. The lower lighter part belongs to Mr MacKenzie of Dundonnell. The upper shaded part is Cromartie land.
Griunard Island is the ancestral home to the MacLennan clan
As far as I know there is a descendant living in Ullapool, a Rory McLennan.
I came across this recently
This poem was distributed by the Air Raid Protection (ARP) during WWII. It appeared in local newspapers throughout the country and schoolchildren were thought to recite the poem.
Version here appears in both English and Welsh. Their meaning varies a little due to their translations
If I was a child then. then I would fail on this one. Just trying to learn all the ‘notes!!”