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Author: Ronald Montgomery Callender,J. Macaulay
ISBN: 090145026X
Pages 46 pages
Publisher Northern Mine Research Society (April 1984)
Language English
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eBook Ancient Metal Mines of the Isle of Islay, Argyll download

by Ronald Montgomery Callender,J. Macaulay


by R. M. Callender & J. Macauley.

by R. The volume lists and describes all known mining sites, not only of Lead but also of Copper, Manganese, Iron and Silver. These will be clean inside, but might have some fading on the spine.

Finlaggan on Islay was the seat of the Lords of the Isles under Clan Donald. The Lord of the Isles (Scottish Gaelic: Triath nan Eilean or Rìgh Innse Gall) is a title of Scottish nobility with historical roots that go back beyond the Kingdom of Scotland. It emerged from a series of hybrid Viking/Gaelic rulers of the west coast and islands of Scotland in the Middle Ages, who wielded sea-power with fleets of galleys (birlinns). For reasons which are now unclear, Ronald's sons seem to have taken over the territory of both him and Angus, splitting it between them

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Mining archaeology is a specific field well-developed in the British Isles during recent decades. A reason of ongoing interest in this field is the particular bond between regional history and the exploitation of metals

Mining archaeology is a specific field well-developed in the British Isles during recent decades. A reason of ongoing interest in this field is the particular bond between regional history and the exploitation of metals. References to mines in the area exist in Strabo's works. However the first accomplished study on the topic was attempted by Oliver Davies in 1935.

Isle Of Islay, Argyll and Bute Council, Scotland, United Kingdom. He succeeded his brother as Lord of the Isles They regarded the MacDonald Chiefs as the heads of the ancient "Race of Conn," and lineal heirs of the ancient Kings of the Dalriadic. He succeeded his brother as Lord of the Isles. He fought for Robert Bruce at the battle of Bannockburn in 1314. They regarded the MacDonald Chiefs as the heads of the ancient "Race of Conn," and lineal heirs of the ancient Kings of the Dalriadic Scots,going back to the 6th century and beyond. On a small island just off the coastline of the Isle of Skye, and near Castle Uisdean, lie the bodies of three Crusader Knights.

Argyll & the Isles. THE EPIPHANY OF THE LORD (Solemnity) The Epiphany is an ancient Christian feast day and is significant in a number of ways

Argyll & the Isles. THE EPIPHANY OF THE LORD (Solemnity) The Epiphany is an ancient Christian feast day and is significant in a number of ways. It celebrates the baptism of Jesus by John the Baptist and also celebrates Jesus' birth. The six Sundays which follow Epiphany are known as the time of manifestation. The Twelfth Night (Epiphany) also marks a visit to the baby Jesus by three Kings or Wise Men. The word 'Epiphany' comes from Greek and means to show, referring to Jesus being revealed to the world. Diocese of Argyll & the Isles.

It was fought between the Clan Donald and Clan Maclean on the Isle of Islay. Chief Sir Lachlan Mor Maclean was killed

It was fought between the Clan Donald and Clan Maclean on the Isle of Islay. Chief Sir Lachlan Mor Maclean was killed. After Sir Lachlan MacLean's death in 1598, his sons took revenge on his suspected murderers, the MacDonalds, by carrying out a massacre of the people of Islay which lasted for three days. After obtaining "Letters of Fire and Sword" he was assisted in this by the MacLeods, MacNeils,and Camerons.

distilleries in Argyll & The Isles, the Isle of Islay has eight distilleries! Traditional craftsmen produce two malt whiskies at Tobermory on the Isle of Mull, and you’ll be surprised by the marked difference between the two. The Tobermory Single Malt is light with smooth notes of fruit an. . The Tobermory Single Malt is light with smooth notes of fruit and spice, while the Ledaig is a deep golden treasure that is both floral and smoky.

Islay, Lord of the Isles (chief of Clan Donald). Campbell of Breadalbane.

Islay, Lord of the Isles (chief of Clan Donald) Wars of Scottish Independence. Mac Lean" illustration by R. R. McIan, from James Logan's The Clans of the Scottish Highlands, 1845  .