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Young Victorian Woman c.1895

Young Victorian Woman c.1895

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Mary Fleming.

Mary married a John Groat, originally from Orkney, in 1894.

“My father’s mother – she was a right tartar! She had a cat and it used to jump up on the mantelpiece. [It would] run along the mantelpiece and she would hit it with a towel and break the gas lamp!” – John Groat [2018]

Donor number: 0447-004

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