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The twin colour, red and white diced glengarries were worn not only by the Argyll & Sutherland Highlanders but also by the 5th Bn. Seaforth Highlanders for many years, however the badge appears too big to be that of the 5th Seaforths and by 1944 I believe they'd largely changed to wearing the same h...
- Mon Jul 08, 2019 12:53 pm
- Forum: General Discussion
- Topic: 'Circles Coffee Shop', Lawnmarket, Edinburgh 1980s.
- Replies: 4
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This query should probably be described as very general and possibly 'off topic', so apologies in advance. I am looking for a photograph of a place where I used to work. 'Circles Coffee Shop' was located at the top of the Royal Mile in Edinburgh (the section called the Lawnmarket). Having looked on...
- Sun Jul 07, 2019 10:03 am
- Forum: Armed Forces
- Topic: James Jackson (1883-1944) Pipe Major
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Pipe-Major Willie Lawrie (8th Argyll & Sutherland Highlanders) composed many excellent bagpipe tunes including one called ' Pipe-Major James Jackson, Argyll & Sutherland Highlanders ''. The composer himself died in late 1916 so presumably James Jackson was Pipe-Major prior to his death. There is als...