Stephen Branley's photos with the monument

Land Raider Memorial - Balallen

Land Raider Memorial - Balallen
This is The Pairc Memorial, Balallan. Number 1 in a series of 3 of the Land Raider Memorials on the Isle of lewis.

This cairn was built in 1994 to commemorate the Pairc crofters' rising of November 1887, a protest against injustices inflicted by the land…
Added on July  4, 2013

Land Raider Memorial - Agnish

Land Raider Memorial - Agnish
This memorial is built at the site of the former Aignish Farm, the place of a confrontation between the crofters (farmers) and the landowners, to commemorate a phase of the highland land struggle.

The Agnish riot of January 9th 1888 was one of the most…
Added on July  4, 2013

Land Raider Memorial - Gress

Land Raider Memorial - Gress
This is the last of my series on the land raider memorials. The design for this site at Gress posed very different problems from the other two and required more discussion with the local committee and several amendments were made to the original design.…
Added on July  4, 2013