Glenelg, Inverness-shire, Scotland

Sold in 1811 by chief McLeod, along with many of his other properties on the Isle of Skye that were not entailed, to a group of merchants from the lowlands. These landholders were more interested in sheep-farming than allowing the clans that had farmed the properties for centuries to continue to do so.  In fact, one never saw them personally, only the effects of their Factor, as he collected taxes and made decisions that nobody liked.  Although Meri was far less interested in the politics than why anyone would kick Mrs. McGillivray off her land.

Glenelg Bay in early June
Glenelg Bay in early June with the Isle of Skye in the distance
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