Lives Remembered

Aleck Crichton: from distilling whiskey to sipping tea with WB Yeats

Aleck Crichton recalled having tea with WB Yeats as a boy. Picture from Yeats Society
Aleck Crichton was a whiskey magnate, a sheep farmer, a bank governor and a mountain climber, who once had tea with WB Yeats. Born in Dublin, but with a lifelong association with Beltra in Co Sligo, [...]

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