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    Newsletter 28th August 2015

    For the latest news from Scotland see our ScotNews feed at:
    http://www.electricscotland.com/

    Electric Scotland News

    Crawford Family Convention
    Take note that a Crawford Family Convention is...
  2. Thread: Mr Punch

    by Alastair
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    Mr Punch

    I found 2 volumes of Mr Punch's writings on Scotland...

    Scottish Humour
    Mr Punch in the Highlands

    Both volumes are well illustrated with over 100 in each volume.

    I've added these to our...
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    A History of The Scottish People

    By The Rev. Thomas Thomson with Introduction by Charles Annandale, M.A., LL.D. (1895) in 6 volumes.

    While we have lots of detailed histories of Scotland on the site I decided to make this one...
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    Re: Enigma Machine 115

    I've placed one of the puzzles in the September issue of the Canadian Templar. The puzzle is towards the front of the newsletter with the answers towards the foot. It will be interesting to see if I...
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    Re: Enigma Machine 115

    Perhaps we should produce a pdf file with this collection where folk would be able to print them all out and hand into old folks homes, doctors surgeries, etc?

    Alastair
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    Newsletter 21st August 2015

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    I was reading an article about Finland where they are considering a social...
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    yukon river run

    Just spotted this new series on You Tube



    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HuNBtSslBsY


    Alastair
  8. World Championship Pipe Band 2015 winners

    See that Shotts and Dykehead Caledonia were winners this year. The BBC shows their performance which you can watch at...

    http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/p02zs0t6

    I also note the Simon Fraser...
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    Re: Newsletter 14th August 2015

    So Sandy... given your wealth of knowledge when are you going to publish your biography? OR How would you like to serialize it on Electric Scotland? OR How about doing a series of articles?
    ...
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    Re: Allandale's Band of Brothers.

    I got an email in from the "Rowan Tree" editor looking for any articles for the Clan MacLachlan so I sent him the url to your account. Hopefully he'll get in touch with you.

    Alastair
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    Newsletter 14th August 2015

    For the latest news from Scotland see our ScotNews feed at:
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    Electric Scotland News

    A LITTLE BREATH OF SCOTLAND
    We are sorry to advise you that after fifty...
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    Re: Enigma Machine 113

    Well I link to the current puzzle where everyone is working on solving it. When Hugh posts the solution, usually on Sunday, I then post up the answers.

    I did link to the thread on here but it...
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    Re: Enigma Machine 112

    Hope it works out Joan.

    Alastair
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    Newsletter 7th August 2015

    For the latest news from Scotland see our ScotNews feed at:
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    Electric Scotland News

    This week we've been having major discussions with Simon Fraser University...
  15. Thread: Yukon Men

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    Re: Yukon Men

    A bit slow but now understand the haunting and hunting <grin>

    As I understand it if you watch the series they can only fish and hunt at certain times of the year and can only kill the bull moose. ...
  16. Thread: Yukon Men

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    Re: Yukon Men

    I've watched several episodes but there is a lot of duplication which is a bit of a pain.

    Alastair
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    Re: Yukon Men

    Wolverines, beaver, caribou, moose, etc. They also need to fell trees to get firewood and run dog sleds and snow machines.

    Alastair
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    Re: Enigma Machine 112

    Ah tyme it should be.

    Alastair
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    Re: Enigma Machine 112

    #1 rosemary #2 coriander #6 Oregano #7 Time

    Alastair
  20. Thread: Yukon Men

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    Yukon Men

    This is a series about people living in the Yukon, Canada and on the border of Alaska, USA. It shows people living in effect off the grid and surviving by haunting and trapping.

    We're now onto...
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    Newsletter 31st July 2015

    For the latest news from Scotland see our ScotNews feed at:
    http://www.electricscotland.com/

    Electric Scotland News

    Film-maker turns her lens on the future of crofting in the Highlands
    A new...
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    Re: Lewis Grassic Gibbon

    Just found out that in 2005 Sunset Song was named the "Best Scottish Book of All Time" at the Edinburgh International Book Festival. This is the book that you can read at the above url.

    Alastair
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    Lewis Grassic Gibbon

    I added a wee bio about this author and also added his first book in the Scots Quair trilogy.

    You can read about him and read the book at http://www.electricscotland.com/history/other/lgg.htm
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  24. Thread: In Canada

    by Alastair
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    In Canada

    Got an email in from Bill Upper in which he said...

    ‎Folks I have never sent out a mass email, however you must see this and preserve it for your records...in my humble opinion the best I have...
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    Newsletter 24th July 2015

    For the latest news from Scotland see our ScotNews feed at:
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    Electric Scotland News

    The Spittal at Glenshee and the MacThomas Clan
    I learned this week that the...
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