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Iain crichton smith born in glasgow, brought up on lewis, and attended university in aberdeen after working as a teacher in clydebank and dumbarton, he taught at the high school in oban until he took early retirement in 1977. Iain crichton smith (iain mac a’ghobhainn) was born in glasgow, scotland’s second-largest city, but moved to the hebridean island of lewis when he was two raised with his two brothers in a small gaelic-speaking community, smith learned english at school and later studied english at the university of aberdeen. Smith, iain crichton, 1928-1998, author as a child iain crichton smith was raised speaking gaelic on the island of lewis su home maps & directions.
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