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'Balnahard Shipwreck' -    Zoe Cockburn |  Isle of Colonsay

'Balnahard Shipwreck' - Zoe Cockburn | Isle of Colonsay

no (Eoligarry/Highlands and Islands)                 Cill Chaitriona The partial remains of a chapel and burial ground, possibly early medieval, near the northern tip of Colonsay. Local tradition says that the chapel was founded by monks from Iona. Fifty feet or so north of the chapel site is a standing stone known as Clach A'Pheanais, or The Penance Stone, which may have been used for flagellation or other acts of penance by parishioners following confession at the chapel.

Travel, history and heritage information about Cill Chaitriona, a Historic Church in Strathclyde, plus nearby accommodation and historic attractions to visit. Part of the Strathclyde Travel Guide on Britain Express.

Hebridean sheep, yarn and fleece from Colonsay, Island at the Edge

Hebridean sheep, yarn and fleece from Colonsay, Island at the Edge

The Church of Scotland on a hill above the Colonsay Hotel.

The Church of Scotland on a hill above the Colonsay Hotel.

Beach at Ardskenish on the island of Colonsay. I've recently, for some reason, become obsessed. Thinking...dreaming about a trip in November for a NaNoWriMo type writing holiday...who's with me?!

Beach at Ardskenish on the island of Colonsay.dreaming about a trip in November for a NaNoWriMo type writing holiday.

Beach at Ardskenish on the island of Colonsay. I've recently, for some reason, become obsessed. Thinking...dreaming about a trip in November for a NaNoWriMo type writing holiday...who's with me?!

Beach at Ardskenish on the island of Colonsay.dreaming about a trip in November for a NaNoWriMo type writing holiday.

The famous Paps of Jura viewed from Colonsay

The famous Paps of Jura viewed from Colonsay

Arthur Trevithan Nowell (British, 1862-1940) The Seashore Colonsay | Sale Number 2517B, Lot Number 458 | Skinner Auctioneers

Arthur Trevithan Nowell (British, The Seashore Colonsay

Hike Colonsay's wild coast, then retire to the island's single inn for oysters pulled from the ocean that afternoon. The Inner Hebrides have it all over Skye, if you ask me.   #JetsetterCurator

Hike Colonsay's wild coast, then retire to the island's single inn for oysters pulled from the ocean that afternoon. The Inner Hebrides have it all over Skye, if you ask me.

Colonsay a Scottish island well worth the look.

Colonsay a Scottish island well worth the look.

Colonsay Backpackers Lodge is located on a peaceful and idyllic Inner Hebridean island to the south of Mull which boasts magnificent sandy beaches, ancient forests and beautiful lochs. The place is teeming with wildlife which includes dolphins, seals, otters and many rare species of bird. There are ancient standing stones and a 14th century priory with exceptional carved Celtic tombstones.

Colonsay Backpackers Lodge is located on a peaceful and idyllic Inner Hebridean island to the south of Mull which boasts magnificent sandy b.

Colonsay, The Strand. One of the best island places in the UK. Cannot wait to get back there again.

Colonsay, The Strand. One of the best island places in the UK Scotland . Cannot wait to get back there again.