Aleck Crichton: from distilling whiskey to sipping tea with WB Yeats - The Irish News
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, [...]

You've reached your limit of free articles

 

 

Sign up to Digital Premium

  • Unlimited access to irishnews.com
  • ePaper – read the paper in your web browser
  • Mobile App – read the paper offline for 2 weeks
Lives Remembered