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Picture Number1618
Courtesy OfRoddie Macpherson
Year2008
GraveyardUllapool Mill St/Garve St
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John & Margaret (Matheson) Macdonald.

In loving memory/of/Captain JOHN MACDONALD/born at Crowlin, Applecross 1830/died 24th Sept. 1899/and of his wife/MARGARET MATHESON/died 3rd Feb. 1895 aged 48 years.


Erected by their only daughter/MARY MARJORY.


"Until the day break and the shadows fee away."



 



Picture Added on 14 April 2008.


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The daughter Mary Marjory Macdonald who paid for this stone was one of the most notorious jewel thieves of early 20th century Britain. I have a file about her on my website with transcriptions of several newspaper articles regarding her criminal career.
Added by Donald MacDonald-Ross on 28 December 2015.



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