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Hunters From Perthshire



Ardneil Huntar, 5th Laird

One-Name Study Hunter

Fought for Alexander III (1249-1286) at the Battle of Largs (1263).  It is said that the Hunterston Brooch fell with the Viking owner at this time.  The Battle of Largs was the final time that the Vikings attacked mainland Scotland.

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Clan Weapons

1). The claymore or two-handed sword

2). Basket hilt of broadsword made in Stirling, 1716.

3). Highland dirk

4). Steel pistol made in Doune

5). Head of Lochaber Axe as carried in the ’45 and earlier.