INTERESTING PLACES & PEOPLE IN DEERHOUND HISTORY

Early home of Miss Anastasia Noble.

Here is a list of films and TV series filmed at Ardkinglas:-
The Water Horse (2006)
The Best Man - My Life So Far - The Crow Road
Brotherly Love - Eastenders - Lovejoy
Bullseye - Flying Gardener - John McNab
The Mackinnons - The Upper Crust

How the Telegraph reported Miss Noble's passing.

Fletton Towers

Home of Miss Norah Hartley and the Rotherwood Deerhounds

While researching on the net I found the diary of the estate agent that sold Flettons Towers after Miss Hartley's death. His entry is fascinating here You will have to cursor down past the Tesco ad - sorry

BRIEF HISTORY OF L P HARTLEY AND THE ROTHERWOOD FAMILY

Abbotsford

Former residence of Sir Walter Scott.

a drawing of Abbotsford froom a different angle

The Abbotsford prefix was owned by Mrs Armstrong UK 1890's

A most perfect creature of heaven ... of the noblest northern breed ... deep in the chest, strong in the stern, black colour, and brindled on chest and legs, not spotted with white, but just shaded into grey - strength to pull down a bull - swiftness to catch an antelope."

The Talisman - Sir Walter Scott

Henry McLoughlin and his deerhounds 1904