Hume House by Eridony http://flic.kr/p/5Cqyvz The neighbor of the Hackley House. The house was built at the same time as it’s neighbor. It was the home of Thomas Hume another 19th century lumber baron and partner of Charles Hackley
Founded in 1178 CE by King William the Lion (r.1165-1214), Arbroath was once the wealthiest abbey in Scotland. It’s famous for producing the Declaration Arbroath in 1320 – in which Scotland asserted its independence from England. Following the Protestant Reformation, the abbey fell into ruin. By 1590 it was being raided by nearby villagers for building stones.