The Beaton's

Herbal Healers - The Beaton's of Pennycross

An Exbition - Saturday 30th May 2020 to Saturday 13th June 2020

An exhibition about the Beatons of Pennycross will be held in the Pennyghael Community Hall from Saturday May 30th to Saturday June 13th 2020. You will have the opportunity to find out about the origins of the family; their association with the powerful Lords of the Isles; their medical training; their Library of priceless Gaelic manuscripts; their formidable knowledge of classical medicine combined with their use of local herbal traditions and the establishment of one of the earliest physick gardens in Scotland.

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