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TITLE
Loch Hourn
EXTERNAL ID
QZP40_351A_2_P396
PLACENAME
Loch Hourn
OLD COUNTY/PARISH
ROSS: Lochalsh
DATE OF IMAGE
1776
PERIOD
1760s
SOURCE
Highland Libraries
ASSET ID
31155
KEYWORDS
lochs
Loch Hourn

This illustration was taken from 'A Tour in Scotland' by Thomas Pennant. It shows Loch Hourn, situated near Kyle of Lochalsh. Loch Hourn translates as 'Loch of Hell' and is one of the largest and deepest sea lochs on the west coast of Scotland. It forms the northern boundary of the Knoydart peninsula and has a maximum depth of 185 metres

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Loch Hourn

ROSS: Lochalsh

1760s

lochs

Highland Libraries

Fraser Mackintosh Collection (illustrations)

This illustration was taken from 'A Tour in Scotland' by Thomas Pennant. It shows Loch Hourn, situated near Kyle of Lochalsh. Loch Hourn translates as 'Loch of Hell' and is one of the largest and deepest sea lochs on the west coast of Scotland. It forms the northern boundary of the Knoydart peninsula and has a maximum depth of 185 metres