NM9113 : Caisteal na Nighinn Ruaidh

taken 12 years ago, near to Tom an t-Saoir [hill or Mountain], Argyll And Bute, Great Britain

Caisteal na Nighinn Ruaidh
Caisteal na Nighinn Ruaidh
Island in Loch Avich, hidden in the trees are the ruins of a castle, a common use for loch islands.
The name means castle of the red haired maiden; and is said to refer to Bridget, the heiress of Loch Avich who married the first Campbell laird here in c1200.
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NM9113, 34 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Thursday, 18 August, 2005   (more nearby)
Submitted
Saturday, 20 August, 2005
Category
Islands   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NM 917 138 [100m precision]
WGS84: 56:16.2504N 5:21.9394W
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