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Old 01-08-2019, 11:43 PM   #11
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Default Re: Inverness-shire Militia Pipe Band?

Many thanks folks. That's cleared a few things up.
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Old 01-30-2019, 03:03 AM   #12
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Default Re: Inverness-shire Militia Pipe Band?

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Going back to what the thread originally pertained to.....yes, they had a pipe corps and possibly a pipes & drums. Also some very good pipers, one being Alexander MacLennan who was Pipe-Major for almost three decades when it was called the 76th HLI Militia. Goldmedallist (1860) and winner of the 'prize pipe' (1857) at the Northern Meeting. Member of the famous MacLennan piping family.
For your information, I have Alexander MacLennan (1811-1896) listed as Pipe Major as follows:
1843-1854: 74th Highland Regiment
1855-1881: 76th (Highland Light Infantry) Militia
1881-1889: Queen's Own Cameron Highlanders, 2nd Bn
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