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CLAN CARRUTHERS: Will the real King Arthur please stand up.

A 1470 reproduction of Évrard d'Espinques' illumination of the Prose Lancelot, showing King Arthur presiding at the Round Table with his Knights (Wiki) For those regular readers of our blogs, we are all aware of the nonsense some choose to print, regarding the Carruthers name. None of these more obscure than in claims that, along with most every other famous person… Continue reading CLAN CARRUTHERS: Will the real King Arthur please stand up.

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CLAN CARRUTHERS: A Message from the Standing Council of Scottish Chiefs.

This message is posted at the behest of the Chief of the Name and Arms of CARRUTHERS, Dr Peter CARRUTHERS of Holmains, on behalf of the Convenor of the Standing Council of Scottish Chiefs, of which CARRUTHERS are hereditary members. Dear Chiefs and Commanders, I am writing to let you know of the various actions… Continue reading CLAN CARRUTHERS: A Message from the Standing Council of Scottish Chiefs.

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CLAN CARRUTHERS: Phoebe Traquair – Seraphim And Cherubim

Mansfield Traquair Catholic Apostolic Church Cherabim, Mansfield Traquair Catholic Apostolic Church Mansfield Traquair Catholic Apostolic Church is situated in Edinburgh and is renowned for it murals painted and designed by the internationally renowned artist Phoebe Anna Traquair (1852-1936). Because of her artwork, it has been called the Edinburgh Cistine Chapel. Born in Dublin, Phoebe Anna… Continue reading CLAN CARRUTHERS: Phoebe Traquair – Seraphim And Cherubim

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CLAN CARRUTHERS: The Border Reiver Exhibition. Pt 2.

This is Part II, a continuation from part I previously published and the following information is taken, in part, from a visit to the exhibition at Tullie House Museum in Carlisle, which can be found at Castle Street, Carlisle CA3 8TP, and sits in front of Carlisle Castle from which the tunnel, with the cursing stone is… Continue reading CLAN CARRUTHERS: The Border Reiver Exhibition. Pt 2.

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CLAN CARRUTHERS: Border Reiver Exhibition Pt 3

This is Part III, a continuation of those previously published parts I and II. The following information is taken and stimulated by a visit to the exhibition at Tullie House Museum in Carlisle, which can be found at Castle Street, Carlisle CA3 8TP, and sits in front of Carlisle Castle. The rest is from various sources, such… Continue reading CLAN CARRUTHERS: Border Reiver Exhibition Pt 3

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CLAN CARRUTHERS: Lachlan MacDonald.

Scottish-Australian Heritage Council NOTICE OF PASSING As members, we have just been informed by Carol Budlong of the Scottish - Australian Heritage Council, received from the State Commissioner of New South Wales/Australian Capital Territory for Clan Donald of the sad passing of a prominent member of that clan out there. Clan MacDonald Lachlan Macdonald, or… Continue reading CLAN CARRUTHERS: Lachlan MacDonald.