Discover life in 18th century Mackay Country through the tale of a favourite son
Authors: Dr Ellen Beard, Dr Elizabeth Ritchie and Malcolm Bangor-Jones.
Discover what life was like during the 18th century as we explore the life and times of renowned Gaelic bard Rob Donn Mackay. This informative booklet has been produced as part of the Mackay Country Community Trust Rob Donn Mackay project with Strathnaver Museum. Written by leading experts on Rob Donn and the world in which he lived this booklet gives a unique and insightful view into 18th century north west Sutherland.
Chapters cover every aspect of life from music, religion to economic life and settlement history.