Links of Particular Interest for Ladies:

      Folding and wearing the sash or rosette

 More on Wearing the Sash

   Scottish Highlands 1100-1600 - the Leine, Brat, etc. patterns

Links of Particular Interest for Men:

Brother Guido’s Guide to Wrapping a Great Kilt

Written Description of wrapping a Great Kilt

Making a Kilt

How to wear a Kilt   

Kilts & Tartan Made Easy by Dr Nicholas J Fiddes

Social History of the Highlands - Highland Dress (tartan/kilts, etc)

Distilleries in Scotland

Golfing in Scotland

Golfing in the UK

      Clan Thomson Pipes and Drums - Dutch band whose members wear the Thomson              Dress Blue!

Reiver Links

     The Border Reivers

     Border Reiver Webliography

     Border Reivers

     Borders Family History Society


Other Scottish links:

Association of Scottish Games and Festivals

Gaelic and Gaelic Culture

Scotlands Family

Scots Family

Scots Heritage Society

Records of the Scottish Parliament

National Trust of Scotland - Culloden “Stones” project

Rampant Scotland

Scottish food links:

Scottish Recipes -

Scottish Recipes -

Scottish Food Guide

Scottish Recipes -

Commercial/Genealogy links:

     Ooshirts - Design and print shirts (where we buy ours!)

 Lochgilphead Holiday Caravans  

 Clans and Castles - touring holidays

 Obituary Help

Thompson data in the Data Library (all locations)

English Thompson Coats of Arms

Newspapers, periodicals, books and maps:

Scottish Banner Newspaper

Scottish Street Maps


History and wear of the arisaid

Genealogy information and links

SASH sash