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Our greatest Highland drover

Alastair Cameron

Our greatest Highland drover

John Cameron, "Corrychoillie"

by Alastair Cameron

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Published by Oban Times in Oban .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Cameron, John, -- 1780-1856.

  • Edition Notes

    Cover title: The Lochaber drover "Corrychoillie".

    Other titlesThe Lochaber drover "Corrychoillie.
    Statementby Alastair Cameron.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination15p. ;
    Number of Pages15
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17306225M

    Categories Classic Multi-Day Hikes, Scotland Tags Drover's Inn, Hiking in Scotland, King's House, Loch Lomond, Scottish Highlands, West Highland Way In a Nutshell The Hiking Life is a compilation of tips and advice on trip planning, lightweight backpacking techniques and improving your wilderness skill set. Arisaig was an area affected by the Highland Clearances in the ’s, where people were evicted from their lands to make way for sheep, the people of Arisaig were moved to Nova Scotia, there are remains of their homes around the area Arisaig is known as ‘the Gateway to the Small Isles’ these include Eigg, Muck, Rum and Canna. Kinlochleven grew from the tiny hamlets of Kinlochmore and Kinlochbeag, due to the growth of industry to the area in with an aluminium smelter, followed by a hydro-electric factory. The village lies is on the West Highland Way, a long distance footpath stretching 93 miles across the Scottish Highlands.


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