Born Under Canvas

Duncan Williamson was brought into the world by his granny in a tent by the shores of Loch Fyne in 1928.

He was the seventh of a travelling family of sixteen and his love of stories began as he listened to his father around the camp fire.

Now, Scotland's master story teller returns to his birth place to tell his own story of a childhood growing up in the Furnace woods.

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20071225

Duncan Williamson was brought into the world by his granny in a tent by the shores of Loch Fyne in 1928.

He was the seventh of a travelling family of sixteen and his love of stories began as he listened to his father around the camp fire.

Now, Scotland's master story teller returns to his birth place to tell his own story of a childhood growing up in the Furnace woods.

20071225

Duncan Williamson was brought into the world by his granny in a tent by the shores of Loch Fyne in 1928.

He was the seventh of a travelling family of sixteen and his love of stories began as he listened to his father around the camp fire.

Now, Scotland's master story teller returns to his birth place to tell his own story of a childhood growing up in the Furnace woods.