Chief of Clan Wallace Dies

Chief of Clan Wallace Dies

We have just received the sad news that Ian Francis Wallace of that Ilk, Chief of the Name and Arms of Wallace passed away at the weekend.  Our hearts go out to his friends and family.  This is a massive loss to Clan Wallace. Ian was 89 years old. Ian was the 35th Chief of the Clan.  He became Chief […]

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Mysterious Clan Macnab Pistols

Mysterious Clan Macnab Pistols

A clansman has acquired an interesting pair of flintlock belt pistols, which bear the Macnab crest and motto. The pistols were made about 1770 by Joseph Adams of Birmingham and are very finely decorated with silver furniture.                                           […]

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The Northern Lights and The Merry Dancers

The Northern Lights and The Merry Dancers

Recently people living in Scotland witnessed spectacular displays of the Northern Lights far more than previous years. Even here in Edinburgh we saw them. Tim Peake up in the international space station also watched them. The northern lights are also known as ‘Aurora borealis’ and the southern lights as ‘Aurora australis.’ In Roman mythology Aurora […]

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