Eday's rich history and heritage and that of...
Eday's rich history and heritage and that of the Hebden family of Carrick House
By Rosemary Hebden
A culmination of many years of memories, documentation and research into Eday's rich history and heritage, and that of the Hebden family of Carrick House.
Placing Eday in the wider context of Orkney's sometimes turbulent past, from pre-history, through the time of the Norse Earls, the Scottish Stewarts and Sinclairs, and the exciting capture of Pirate Gow in the 18th century, the book traces the development of life on the island to the present day.
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