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Missing cask and an errant blacksmith

James uncovers intriguing history

YOU NEVER know where a search into your family history might lead.

Ten months ago James Hamilton, weel-kent face on the Stornoway to Ullapool ferry and Tarbert’s Corner House bistro, embarked on a new venture – the West Coast Whisky shop in Tarbert.

It was while hunting for secret love children of a family ‘rogue’ who disappeared in Africa a century ago that James happened upon the court papers of an earlier Arran ancestor and ‘businessman’.

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