Shaw  Places & People

Lachlan Shaw (1692-1777)
Lachlan Shaw was a schoolmaster in Abernethy, before becoming a minister. He had ministries in Kingusse, Cawdor and finally Elgin. As well as being known as an inspiring preacher, he also achieved renown as an outstanding local historian.

Elgin Cathedral

John Shaw (1792-1827)
Trained in medicine and became a brilliant surgeon. He published many outstanding medical treatises