This homemade film is for Ella Rae (a dear friend whose voice closes the film), Catriona my older sister, and Rachel my daughter. Ella Rae died some years ago. I … Continue reading braw

William and Austin take flight!

This delightful photograph was taken in 1916 by William and Austin’s father in the back garden of  Cleveland cottage, Isleworth. Photographs of the Miller family have been preserved in  the … Continue reading William and Austin take flight!


Connel bridge is a is a cantilever bridge that spans Loch Etive. The above photograph was taken around the time of its completion in 1903. A child, as a passenger … Continue reading cantilever

Harborne Hall hands

I have been looking at the University of St Andrews Photographic Collection where I came across  the Lady Henrietta Gilmour Photographic Collection of 1500 prints and 145 lantern slides.  Among … Continue reading Harborne Hall hands