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From a Highland croft

Wood, Wendy.

From a Highland croft

by Wood, Wendy.

  • 34 Want to read
  • 17 Currently reading

Published by Oliver & Boyd .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementillustrated with photographsby Wm.S.Thomson.
The Physical Object
Pagination48p.,ill.,19cm
Number of Pages48
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22828073M

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A real classic among Highland books, A Croft in the Hills captures, in simple, moving descriptions, what it was really like trying to make a living out of a hill croft fifty years ago. A couple and their young daughter, fresh from city life, immerse themselves in the practicalities of looking after sheep, cattle and hens, mending fences, baking /5(2). View deals for Highland Croft. Lochaber Geopark is minutes away. Breakfast, WiFi, and parking are free at this B&B. All rooms have flat-screen TVs and DVD on: Highland Croft B&B, Fort William, Scotland.

Other articles where Crofting is discussed: Highland: of the Highland council area, crofting (small-scale farming, largely for subsistence) and fishing dominated the traditional economy. However, during the Highland Clearances, landlords forcibly evicted thousands of crofters to create large estates devoted to extensive sheep farming. This was the beginning of rural depopulation, a trend. Welcome to Scottish Highland Art- come and visit the Studio and Gallery on Highland Croft, in lovely setting. View a wide range of lovely Highland paintings or book a painting session with experienced artist and art tutor, Ros Rowell.


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A Croft in the Hills, first published inis now acknowledged as a classic among Highland books. It captures, in simple, moving descriptions, what it was really like trying to make a living out of a hill croft near Loch Ness fifty years s: COVID Resources.

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A real classic among Highland books, "A Croft in the Hills" captures, in simple, moving descriptions, what it was really like trying to make a living out of a hill croft fifty years ago.

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Highland Croft is set in 3 acres of grazing and garden grounds with direct access onto the loch side pebble beach. Our guests are able to relax in the grounds and stroll along the shore front. You may also fish from our beach and launch kayaks/canoes. Crofting is a form of land tenure and small-scale food production particular to the Scottish Highlands, the islands of Scotland, and formerly on the Isle of Man.

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