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A Real Creel

Posted By romhc On Sunday, 1 April 2018

A Real Creel Among the artefacts in the Museum there’s now a creel – one that is different in several ways from those mass-produced and delivered in batches to the Bunessan and Fionnphort piers. Roger Harvey, fisherman and now both RoMHC Volunteer and Director, explained how he had made it, drawing on his interest in traditional skills, and his own experience of using....

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Sunday, 22 April 2018

The enigma of Kilpatrick - Cille-Phadraig,

The name Kilpatrick, or Cille-Phadraig, literally means Chapel of St. Patrick, yet there are no known written records of the existence of a chapel,

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Friday, 13 April 2018

A Tiny Treasure

An arrowhead was found on Ardtun on low-quality crofting land, typical of Mull, usually thick with bracken but the area had been recently cleared.

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Wednesday, 11 April 2018

The Secrets of Scoor Cave

Scoor Cave, decorated with fascinating symbols, is situated at the head of a narrow inlet on the rocky shore of the south coast of the Ross of Mull

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The Ross of Mull is an extraordinary microcosm of all that draws visitors to the Hebridean Islands. The scenery, as you travel along the single-track road from the ferry at Craignure is breath-taking. You experience in the many walks in the area a true sense of wilderness; the secret bays with their beaches of silvery sand, the abundance of wildlife and the innumerable marks on the landscape of the lives of past generations and communities long gone. The Ross of Mull is a compelling place for anyone fascinated by history and the ancient way of life of the Gaelic people.

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Tigh na Rois Visitor Centre
Millbrae Cottage
Bunessan
Isle of Mull
Argyll PA67 6DG

By Phone: 01681 700659

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April - October
Mon to Fri : 10:00 - 16:00

November - March
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