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Weather in Sutherland in 1879
Weather in Sutherland in 1879

A report delivered to Sutherland Field Club by David Melville, head gardener, Dunrobin Castle, Golspie, on the weather of 1879. Describes long and severe winter of 1878/9 and gives figures for rainfall, temperature etc and effect on crops. Single folded sheet.
Picture added on 17 October 2008
He was the Head Gardener at Dunrobin
Added by Jane Armstrong on 20 October 2010
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