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34 ? The last Glenbuchat Kilt
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34 ? The last Glenbuchat Kilt

? The Last Glenbuchat Kilt

The above kilt and plaid was woven by James Hay of Weavers Cottage. James was the last weaver in Glenbuchat and died in 1917 at the age of 88.

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The tartan is the Barclay tartan and may have been woven for James William Barclay the new Laird of Glenbuchat in 1901

The cloth feels rougher than modern Kilts but it has vibrant colours which have remained fresh despite the passage of time

The kilt was kindly donated to Glenbuchat by Sheena Hepburn of Ballater.





Picture added on 27 September 2017 at 20:40
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39 ? The last Glenbuchat Kilt Jacket38 Proposed Glenbuchat  Castle Restoration 188637  Couple at Allargue Arms hotel c 1920's36 Newe Castle PC 190635 Dr Howie, The True Family Story33 David Bruce - Glenbuchat School 1930's32  Photos from Glenbuchat Mill31 Glenbucket Communion Token 179230 Belnacraig 190028 Ross/Chree Family