Jura is an island in the Inner Hebrides of Argyll, Scotland to the North East of Islay. Both can be easily seen from Machrihanish and the West Coast of Kintyre. … Read More
It covers seven tenths of the terrestrial globe. Its breath is pure and healthy. It is an immense desert, where man is never lonely, for he feels life stirring on … Read More
Since it is Fathers Day here in good old blighty, I thought this ‘Cat Carrier’ would make a great gift for any fathers (or anyone else for that matter) who … Read More
Just outside of Campbeltown, on the Beinn Ghuilean circuit, lies a small cemetery, known locally as The English Cemetery. Listed on the Argyll & Bute Council Asset Register as Tomaig … Read More
A change from the colourised photos of recent posts. It’s 1920 and postwar Britain was slowly recovering from the horrors of the ‘War to end all wars’. They were also … Read More
Some more old images from around the area. This is a scene from a booklet of postcards showing a very busy harbour in Campbeltown. Lots of people and two steamers … Read More
This began as a curiosity to see how some of these amazing photos would look colourised. It is heading towards an obsession now. Original unedited Images can be viewed in … Read More
Another follow on post from the last two. These are more ‘colourised’ images of other Clyde steamers. Click on the images to find out info on each.