Megantic

The story behind the tale of the Megantic Outlaw Donald Morrison told in five parts.

In the 1800’s gaels from Lewis were forced into emigration from landlords and overcrowded crofts to the promise of better land and life in Canada, the reality was somewhat different on arrival and yet so familiar in terms of land, authority and struggle.

The new community  built new lives on the hard foundations of “oatmeal and the catechism” but when the threat of eviction once again reared its head, one man took a stand…

Pt. 2

Pt. 3

Pt. 4

Pt. 5

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