Tain Museum Image Library

Old Portmahomack Sailor
Tain Museum Image Library
Old Portmahomack Sailor

This relatively harmless looking gentleman called William Grant, a sailor from Portmahomack, is reputed to have cut a cross (X) on an old lady's forehead because he blamed her for poor catches. He sibsequently ended up in jail in Tain.
Picture added on 13 April 2006
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