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Offline millarart

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Re: Caithness bowl info needed
« Reply #10 on: May 04, 2013, 04:02:48 PM »
ive wrote an email to willie bain, so hoping i might find out something, dont know how to get in touch with Mark Hill, is he a member on here Sue?


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Re: Caithness bowl info needed
« Reply #11 on: May 04, 2013, 04:38:42 PM »
Yes, but he only pops in very occassionally.
I've just found his website, and unfortunately, he can't answer individual queries such as this. :-\
I suppose it must have got out of hand!
http://www.markhillpublishing.com/
He does "twit" a lot, I don't know how that works. (I don't use a mobile phone.)

Cheers, Sue (M)

Three Wise Women would have asked for directions, arrived on time, delivered the baby, cleaned the stables and made a casserole...

And there WOULD have been peace on earth.


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Re: Caithness bowl info needed
« Reply #12 on: May 04, 2013, 04:48:33 PM »
oh well id better not ask him, he might read this post in the future i suppose, maybe someone else will have answers , fingers crossed, and if not well i suppose i still have a nice wee bowl


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Re: Caithness bowl info needed
« Reply #13 on: May 05, 2013, 12:12:22 PM »
Have you thought of writing to Mark Hill to ask if he has any idea? He did, after all, write the recent Caithness book, so he might have an idea of how few of these really big bowls were produced. I do see a lot of Caithness around and have been familiar with it most of my life, and I have not seen these. Sorry I can't help more, I'm just rather fascinated and it's got me thinking. :)
I will ask in Crieff next time I'm there - there is a lady who does seem to know a bit about things.
yeah that would be great Sue if you could ask the lady at visitor center, noone else has came forward with any info as of yet


 

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