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History - pre-Roman

  • An Account of Some Remarkable Ancient Ruins, lately discovered in the Highlands and northern parts of Scotland
    By Williams, J.
    A collection of letters concerning the discovery of vitrified forts in Northern Scotland


  • Transactions of The Gaelic Society of Inverness, volume 11
    By Gaelic Society of Inverness, The
    The eleventh volume of the Transactions of the Gaelic Society of Inverness includes papers on druid circles; the ancient Celts; The Book of Deer; the Celtic derivation of English river names; the social condition of the Highlands; Presbyterial notices of Ardnamurchan and Morvern; Sir Robert Munro; old Gaelic songs; the Gaelic names of birds; Celtic poetry; ministers of the Presbytery of Tongue and the Fernaig Manuscript


  • Transactions of The Gaelic Society of Inverness, volume 13
    By Gaelic Society of Inverness, The
    The thirteenth volume of the Transactions of the Gaelic Society of Inverness includes papers on Sutherland place-names; the MacDonells of Barisdale; popular tales of the Highlands; Clava Cairns and Circles; unpublished letters of Simon, Lord Lovat; church and social life in Badenoch; the Picts; the ancient tale of Deirdire; Lochaber place-names; Ossianic ballads and the Caledonian Canal


  • Transactions of The Gaelic Society of Inverness, volume 16
    By Gaelic Society of Inverness, The
    The sixteenth volume of the Transactions of the Gaelic Society of Inverness includes papers on the church and education in the Highlands; Celts and Teutons; the place-names of Durness and Eddrachillis; the MacDonells of Scotos; unpublished old Gaelic songs; the history, clans, place-names of Badenoch; the Picts; Hebridean singers and songs and legends and traditions of Lochaber


  • Transactions of The Gaelic Society of Inverness, volume 19
    By Gaelic Society of Inverness, The
    The nineteenth volume of the Transactions of the Gaelic Society of Inverness includes papers on Donald Murchison and the Forfeited Estates Commissioners; religion and mythology of the Celts; the ecclesiastical history of Strathdearn; the Mackintoshes of Kellachie; Pictish towers and brochs; Celtic elements in Lowland Scottish song; the place-names of Golspie and Rogart; papers from the Cluny charter chest; Norse elements in Highland place-names; the history, legends and traditions of Strathardle


  • Transactions of The Gaelic Society of Inverness, volume 26
    By Gaelic Society of Inverness, The
    The twenty-sixth volume of the Transactions of the Gaelic Society of Inverness includes papers on the Camerons in the Rising of 1715; the folklore of Breadalbane; letters between Simon, Lord Lovat and Isobel Forbes; Celtic civilisation; the history of Kiltarlity and Convinth; Gaelic poetry; the folklore of West Ross-shire; the traditions of Lochaber; the places, people and poetry of Dores; the Glengarry Fencibles; the Norse influence on the placenames and language of Lewis; Lewis Gaelic; Sutherland in the 18th century


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