Tain Museum Image Library

Arthur Mee

My mother grew up at Balnagown. Her father was butler to Sir Charles Ross in early 1900's

Balnagown Castle A photograph of the front of Balnagown Castle as it looked just over a century ago (1901) taken by W...
Balnagown Castle This photo shows Balnagown in a run-down state in the mid 1960s before it was bought by the current ...
Dorothy Mercado (Lady Ross) Photograph of Dorothy Mercado, who became the third wife of Sir Charles Ross of Balnagown in 1938, t...
Workshop of Sir Charles Ross This photograph, gifted by Balnagown Estates, shows the workshop where Sir Charles Ross worked on hi...
Whales at Bonar Bridge This post card shows a stranding of a school of whales off Bonar bridge in October, 1927. The bridg...
Frank Mackenzie Ross, Lieut. Governor, BC Frank Mackenzie Ross is seen here signing the roll during his inauguration as Lieutenant Governor of...
High Street Tain looking east This William Smith photo may be from the early 1900's. It shows what is now Gow Bakery and Tearoom,...
Travelling Family The picture for this Post Card showing a group of travelling people, possibly on The Links or the Fe...
Kyle of Sutherland & Dornoch Firth from the Struie This splendid post card view from the Struie was published by J B White Ltd, Dundee.
Deanich Lodge, near Ardgay Deanich Lodge is situated c15 miles west of Ardgay in the valley of the Abhainn Gleann Mor, a tribut...
Sir Charles Ross at Eton Photograph of Sir Charles Ross of Balnagown at Eton in the late 1880s. Sir Charles was born in 1872 ...
Lady Ross of Balnagown Stereoscopic portrait photograph of Lady Ross of Balnagown with viewer, taken in about 1870. It cons...
Patricia Ellison (Lady Ross) Patricia Burnley Ellison of Louisville, Kentucky, a renowned American beauty, became the second wife...
Evening at Invergordon Harbour This tinted postcard was sent to a Miss M Currie, who was apparently staying at the Waterloo Hydro H...
Balnagown Bridge This postcard, produced by Mathieson of Delny, shows an old view of Balnagown Bridge. The old bridg...
Balnagown Staff c1900 This William Smith photograph of members of the Balnagown staff in the service of Sir Charles Lockha...

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