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TITLE
Summer Isles
EXTERNAL ID
ULMPH_2000_0638
PLACENAME
Achiltibuie
DISTRICT
Lochbroom
OLD COUNTY/PARISH
ROSS: Lochbroom
SOURCE
Ullapool Museum
ASSET ID
40392
KEYWORDS
Summer Isles
Achiltibuie
Achlochan
Tanera Mor
Tanera Beg
Eilean Dubh
Glas-leac Beag
Eilean Mullagrach
Priest Island
Horse Island
Isle Ristol
Bottle Island
Carn Iar
Carn Deas
Summer Isles

This postcard shows the Summer Isles with Achiltibuie and Achlochan in the foreground. The Summer Isles are a group of a small islands situated at the entrance to Loch Broom on the western coast of Ross and Cromarty. Local crofters used the islands as summer grazing for their livestock hence the name.

The names of the larger islands are Tanera Mor,Tanera Beg, Eilean Dubh, Glas-leac Beag, Eilean Mullagrach, Priest Island, Horse Island, Isle Ristol, Bottle Island, Carn Iar and Carn Deas


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Summer Isles

ROSS: Lochbroom

Summer Isles; Achiltibuie; Achlochan; Tanera Mor; Tanera Beg; Eilean Dubh; Glas-leac Beag; Eilean Mullagrach; Priest Island; Horse Island; Isle Ristol; Bottle Island; Carn Iar; Carn Deas

Ullapool Museum

Ullapool Museum Photographic Collection

This postcard shows the Summer Isles with Achiltibuie and Achlochan in the foreground. The Summer Isles are a group of a small islands situated at the entrance to Loch Broom on the western coast of Ross and Cromarty. Local crofters used the islands as summer grazing for their livestock hence the name.<br /> <br /> The names of the larger islands are Tanera Mor,Tanera Beg, Eilean Dubh, Glas-leac Beag, Eilean Mullagrach, Priest Island, Horse Island, Isle Ristol, Bottle Island, Carn Iar and Carn Deas <br /> <br /> <br /> This image may be available to purchase.<br /> For further information about purchasing and prices please email <a href="mailto: curator@ullapoolmuseum.co.uk">Ullapool Museum</a>