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Gairloch

Overview page. Subjects: Literature.

Highland

Village on the E coast of Loch Gairloch, at the junction of the A832 and the B8021. The poet William Ross was a schoolmaster here and wrote many...

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Gairloch

Daniel Hahn and Nicholas Robins.

in The Oxford Guide to Literary Britain & Ireland

January 2008; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies (British and Irish). 93 words.

Village on the E coast of Loch Gairloch, at the junction of the A832 and the B8021. The poet William

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Gairloch

Overview page. Subjects: Literature.

Highland

Village on the E coast of Loch Gairloch, at the junction of the A832 and the B8021. The poet William Ross was a schoolmaster here and wrote many...

See overview in Oxford Index

Gairloch

A. D. Mills.

in A Dictionary of British Place Names

January 2011; p ublished online January 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Names Studies. 24 words.

Gerloth 1275, Gerloch 1366. ‘(Place on) Gair Loch’. The loch name means ‘short inlet of the sea’ (

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Mackenzie of Gairloch, John Alexander

in Who's Who

P ublished online December 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Manufacturing; History of Manufacturing and Construction; Social and Cultural History. 102 words.

Born Muir of Ord, Ross-shire, 27 May 1944; s of late Brig. William Alexander Mackenzie of Gairloch, DSO, OBE and Marjory Kythé Mackenzie (née Stirling); m 1969, Frances Marian...

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Mackenzie of Gairloch

in Who's Who

P ublished online December 2016 .

Reference Entry. 5 words.

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Mackenzie of Gairloch, Sir Francis Alexander, fifth baronet (1798–1843)

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History; History of Agriculture; Agriculture and Farming. 3 words.

See Mackenzie, John

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Ross, William (1762–90)

Daniel Hahn and Nicholas Robins.

in The Oxford Guide to Literary Britain & Ireland

January 2008; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies (British and Irish). 24 words.

(1762–90),

poet: b. on Skye; teaches and is buried at Gairloch. Love Songs, In

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Baillie, John (1886–1960)

G. M. Newlands.

in The Continuum Encyclopedia of British Philosophy

January 2006; p ublished online January 2010 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History of Western Philosophy. 665 words.

John Baillie was born in Gairloch on 26 March 1886 and died in Edinburgh on 29 September 1960. He

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Baillie, John (1886–1960)

Edited by F. L. Cross and E. A. Livingstone.

in The Oxford Dictionary of the Christian Church

January 2005; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Christianity. 359 words.

Born in the *Free Church of Scotland manse at Gairloch, Wester Rass, he went from Inverness Royal Academy

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Mackenzie, Sir Kenneth Smith

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Business Finance. 129 words.

6th Bt cr 1703, of Gairloch; PhD

Born Harringay House, Hornsey, 25 May 1832; e s of Sir Francis Mackenzie, 5th Bt and Kythé, d...

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