Daily Archives: March 29, 2016


Selkirk Settlers 3

Following the Battle of Culloden, Highland life changed dramatically. The government enacted the Highland Dress Proscription Act in 1746. The Act reads: “That from and after the First Day of August 1747, no man or boy within that part of Great Britain called Scotland, other than such as shall be employed as Officers and Soldiers of His Majesty’s Forces, shall […]