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TITLE
Dun Bhaile an Righ, by Oban, Argyll & Bute
EXTERNAL ID
QZP40_222_P141
PLACENAME
Ledaig
DISTRICT
North Lorn
OLD COUNTY/PARISH
ARGYLL: Ardchattan and Muckairn
DATE OF IMAGE
1879
PERIOD
1870s
SOURCE
Highland Libraries
ASSET ID
31023
KEYWORDS
Loch Etive
Sons of Uisnach
hill forts
hill-forts
Dun Bhaile an Righ, by Oban, Argyll & Bute

The ridge known as 'Dun Bhaile an Righ' is near Ledaig, just south of Benderloch, by Oban in Argyll and Bute. The Gaelic translates as 'the fort of the king's town and a fort is said to have existed here but no trace of it has ever been found. The ridge is now covered in forest. The illustration is from 'Loch Etive and The Sons of Uisnach', published by MacMillan & Co, 1879

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Dun Bhaile an Righ, by Oban, Argyll & Bute

ARGYLL: Ardchattan and Muckairn

1870s

Loch Etive; Sons of Uisnach; hill forts; hill-forts

Highland Libraries

Fraser Mackintosh Collection (illustrations)

The ridge known as 'Dun Bhaile an Righ' is near Ledaig, just south of Benderloch, by Oban in Argyll and Bute. The Gaelic translates as 'the fort of the king's town and a fort is said to have existed here but no trace of it has ever been found. The ridge is now covered in forest. The illustration is from 'Loch Etive and The Sons of Uisnach', published by MacMillan & Co, 1879