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John Napier MacAskill

John Napier MacAskill

John Napier MacAskill was the son of Alexander MacAskill and Lexy MacKillop of 2 Rhuvanish and Glasgow. He became a GP and judge, and was a respected piper and composer. He lived in Glasgow with his first and second wives but spent a lot of time in Berneray at his house, Wester Rubha Mor, which overlooks the harbour.

The sound recordings he made, both for the School of Scottish Studies and for the BBC, are available on the Tobar an Dualchais website. A convenient way to access them is through Dr John's biography page

 

Title: John Napier MacAskill
Record Type: People
Gaelic Name: Seonaidh Alasdair Dhòmhnaill
Date of Birth: 1944
Date of Death: 26-04-2003
Occupation: Doctor; Judge
Sex: Male
Bk Reference: CEBH 3292
Record Maintained By: CEBH
Subject Id: 105751