Written by Tony Reid who owned the Balnakilly estate, this book covers the whole of Strathardle from pre-history up to around 2000. It also includes some personal memories of establishing the Edelweiss Hotel and the log cabins.
The first download is pre-history until c1400.
The second download covers some of the local families in the turbulent years, mainly the Rattrays, Spaldings, Robertsons and Reids.
The third download in from c1400 until c1900.
The fourth download is from 1900 until more recent times.
The fifth download is the appendix:
– the eleven townships of Balnakilly
– the rental of land of the county of Perth 1649 (Parish of Kirkmichael and Moulin)
– The MacDonalds and Williamston