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19 February 2019
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Tartan Details - Gammell (1978) (Personal)

The information held within The Scottish Register of Tartans for the "Gammell (1978) (Personal)" tartan is shown below. 

STA ref: 4970
STWR ref: none
Designer: Dalgliesh, D.C
Tartan date: 01/01/1978
Registration date: This tartan was recorded prior to the launch of The Scottish Register of Tartans.
Category: Clan/Family
Registration notes: In 1978 Harry Lindley of Kinloch Anderson came across this tartan sample marked 'Gammell' and sent it to Stuart Davidson at the Scottish Tartans Society in Comrie. Between them they surmised that this was a personal tartan for someone called 'Gammell' which was closely based on the 'Blair'. Other info links it to Kenny Dalgliesh although his thread count (G8 R6 G52 K24 B52 R6 B8) differed slightly from this one.
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