Publications by Hole Ousia in the Leopard magazine

Winter in Clova

Jock’s road is an old drovers track between Aberdeenshire and Angus. Nobody properly recalls who Jock was! However this film is based on the true story of how 57 shepherds … Continue reading Winter in Clova

Captain Phillips

A friend from Australia, aware of my interest in Johnston Shearer, the pioneer Scottish Photographer, recently sent me this photograph of Captain Phillips as taken in 1870 at 242 Union … Continue reading Captain Phillips

Din-raisin wi’ Donald

Finding Scotland’s Rural Past in the Footprints of Smugglers Written by Dr Peter J. Gordon, Sunday 20th January 2008 Published in the Leopard magazine, February 2008 Scotland’s Rural Past (SRP) … Continue reading Din-raisin wi’ Donald