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Tayinloan, Kintyre, Argyll

Tayinloan, Kintyre, Argyll

My first trip out doing some landscapes in a long time had me visiting Tayinloan, Kintyre, Argyll, an area I photographed a while ago… 471 more words


Fat Bikes on the Inner Hebrides - Scotland

We are sitting inside our zipped up tent wearing hats, head nets, gloves, zipped up coats and trousers tucked into socks.  It’s very hot. Yep, it’s the midge summer season. 1,976 more words


blueberry bread and butter pudding

For some of us, classic French toast — not particularly French or toasted, to be honest, unless we’re speaking of pain perdu — is sufficient on a weekend morning to make it feel exceptional. 876 more words


A Freeholder of Argyll

On the 19th July 1790, a meeting was held at Inveraray of the freeholders of Argyllshire, who gathered to choose the shire’s representative for the upcoming parliament. 973 more words

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Feuds of 1539

In June of 1539, a complaint was made by the Earl of Argyll against Ranald Mòr MacAngus MacEwen Dùbh, who, according to Sir Alistair Campbell of Airds, with “thirty armed men ‘in silence of nycht in maner of murthure’, the previous month had . 939 more words

Clan Donald

Save the Gauldrons: John urges alternative site for Kintyre fish hatchery

John Finnie has urged the fish-farming company Marine Harvest not to site a proposed wrasse hatchery on the environmentally important Gauldrons near Machrihanish on Kintyre, and instead work with the community to find a more suitable local site. 361 more words