The Blackwater Inn was opened in 1985 by Ivy Bailey and her family. It has now closed. Hear Ivy’s story here, and to see some old brochures for the inn click here.
Exterior of Inn in the summer.
In the 1960s, 15-20 years before the Inn opened, the building was a garage which had a cafe called The Haggis Trap.
Illustrated front side of a postcard-sized advertisement for Blackwater Inn.
Snug Bar, Blackwater Inn. Ivy Bailey (right) and sisters, c.1990.
A night of traditional music. Jim Petrie (left, fiddle); Jim Fairweather (right, accordion)
A packed Blackwater Inn watching a performance. Ivy says that people sometimes couldn't get through the doors, they were so full.
The band Texas Moon, plus Ivy's son Allan on a New Year's Eve at Blackwater.
A biker/ski group that regularly visited the Inn when they came to Glenshee.
Exterior of the Blackwater Inn.
This page was added by Sally Gingell on 11/11/2013.