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TITLE
View of Canna
EXTERNAL ID
QZP40_351A_2_P316
PLACENAME
Canna
OLD COUNTY/PARISH
INVERNESS: Small Isles
DATE OF IMAGE
1776
PERIOD
1760s
SOURCE
Highland Libraries
ASSET ID
31146
KEYWORDS
islands
View of Canna

This illustration was taken from 'A Tour in Scotland' by Thomas Pennant. It shows a view of Canna, the most westerly of the four Small Isles in the Hebrides. During the 1760s, the island had a human population of 222 but had no church, manse or school. Today, the island has a population of 16, is owned by the National Trust for Scotland and has ten working crofts

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View of Canna

INVERNESS: Small Isles

1760s

islands

Highland Libraries

Fraser Mackintosh Collection (illustrations)

This illustration was taken from 'A Tour in Scotland' by Thomas Pennant. It shows a view of Canna, the most westerly of the four Small Isles in the Hebrides. During the 1760s, the island had a human population of 222 but had no church, manse or school. Today, the island has a population of 16, is owned by the National Trust for Scotland and has ten working crofts