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Place Study: Hunterston House, North Ayrshire, Scotland

Hunterston House was the family home of the Hunters Hunterston House was built in 1799 and is just North of Hunterston Castle and half a mile away overlooking the River Clyde. Nowadays, the families of Hunter/Hunter-Weston no longer reside in Hunterston House, but the house is a favorite Scottish film location.  This list of films… Continue reading Place Study: Hunterston House, North Ayrshire, Scotland

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Famous Hunter – Aylmer Hunter-Weston

Lieutenant-General Sir Aylmer Gould Hunter-Weston KCB DSO GCStJ He was a British Army general who served in World War I at Gallipoli and was also a Scottish Unionist MP. He was born at Hunterston, West Kilbride, on 23 September 1864, the son of Lieutenant-Colonel John Gould Read Hunter-Weston (1823-1904), and his second wife, who was… Continue reading Famous Hunter – Aylmer Hunter-Weston