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Lealty House
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Lealty House

Lealty House was opposite Ardross Castle and was occupied by the Munro family till 1848, when they agreed to exchange it for Rockfield, near Portmahomack at the request of Sir Alex. Matheson of Ardross, presumably because he did not want anyone living in such close proximity to the castle. This photo was taken in !921 when members of the Munro family were revisiting their old home. By 1985 it had no roof and the fairly extensive adjoining steadings had been destroyed. See also picture #192 - Finlay Munro and the Lealty Stone
Picture added on 25 July 2007
My great grandfather (Angus Macleod)lived at lower Lealty, Boath, up to 1933. (a big house I believe) Is this the house ?
Added by Angus Macleod on 06 November 2007
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