Last night I gave a talk on Tamrawer to the Banton Heritage Society. I called my talk ‘Do not forget. Do not forget’. What follows are the slides that I … Continue reading Tamrawer


This calotype, taken in Forres, circa 1882, includes my father’s grandfather, John Gordon [seated in the centre]. If you look closely you will see that he has a squint. John … Continue reading Squint

Bannockburn House Garden

I am fortunate to be one of the volunteer gardeners for Bannockburn House. Here are a few recent photographs including Drummond who is responsible for vermin control!