Photograph from the Ross Family Collection

Hunting & Shooting

in the Scottish Highlands

 The Scottish Highlands  -  12

'The Kill''

Photograph  taken by Horatio Ross

Photograph of a Kill  -  possibly taken by Horatio Ross

Reproduced with permission of Janet Beale


The Kill

This photo comes from the collection of Janet Beale, 3rd great-niece of Justine Henrietta Frederique Macrae, the wife of Horatio Ross.

Thank you to Andrew Cowan for providing comments on several of the Ross family photos on this web site.

Andrew confirms that this photo was  taken in 1855-57 by the sportsman, photographer and politician Horatio Ross (1801-86), and that the title of the photo is 'Sheep Shearing'.


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