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Caird, Janet

Entry updated 27 September 2021. Tagged: Author.

(1913-1992) Malawi-born UK author of sf interest mainly for a Lost Race novel, The Loch (1968), in which the water level in Loch Ness (not so named but unmistakable) suddenly sinks, uncovering a race of quasi-troglodytes, descended from the Vikings or before, which has survived Underground in caves impossible of access until now. [JC]

see also: Loch Ness Monster.

Janet Hinshaw Caird [née Kirkwood]

born Livingstonia, Malawi: 24 April 1913

died Inverness, Scotland: 19 January 1992



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