Historic Attractions in Argyll & the Isles
Subcategory: Historic Sites & Monuments
Ardrishaig, Crinan, Argyll, Scotland, UK
An amazing achievement in its day, the canal opened in 1801. It allows vessels to reach the West Highlands without...
Inveraray, Argyll, PA32
This late 15th century cross once stood in the middle of the Old Town of Inveraray, near where the castle is today....
Kilmartin, Lochgilphead, Argyll, PA31 8QG
Within a mile of the village of Kilmartin there are an amazing number of prehistoric sites: standing stones; rock...
Port Ellen, Isle of Islay, Argyll, PA42
The finest Early Christian cross in Scotland it was carved in the late 8th century. The adjoining graveyard has many...
This early Christian monastery on the isolated Garvellachs is, by tradition, the burial place of St Columba's mother. An...
Campbeltown, Argyll, PA28
Intricately carved, this late 14th century cross is one of the most beautiful in Scotland. Sadly, at the Reformation, the...
Isle of Seil, Argyll, PA34 4QZ
The 'Bridge over the Atlantic', designed by Thomas Telford, was completed in 1791 and links the Island of Seil with the...
Lismore, Oban, Argyll, PA34
This most impressive broch stands on a ridge some three miles from the Port Appin ferry landing.
by Lochgilphead, Argyll, PA31 8
This spectacular site has been occupied since the Iron Age. It was a stronghold of Dalriada the kingdom of the Scots.
by Oban, Argyll, PA37
This former rail bridge, later converted to road use, enabled the slate from the great quarries of Ballachulish to reach...
Isle of Tiree, Hebrides, PA77
This fascinating collection of buildings, with a pier, dock and signal-tower, was the base from which the Skerryvore...
by Lochgilphead, Argyll, PA31
The smooth rocks at Achnabreck have one of the best displays in Britain of cup-and-ring markings. There are other nearby...
|1||Crinan Canal||Ardrishaig, Crinan, Argyll, Scotland, UK|
|2||Inveraray Cross||Inveraray, Argyll, PA32|
|3||Kilmartin Glen||Kilmartin, Lochgilphead, Argyll, PA31 8QG|
|4||Kildalton Cross (HS)||Port Ellen, Isle of Islay, Argyll, PA42|
|5||Eileach an Naoimh (HS)||Argyll, PA60|
|6||Campbeltown Cross||Campbeltown, Argyll, PA28|
|7||Clachan Bridge||Isle of Seil, Argyll, PA34 4QZ|
|8||Tirefour Broch||Lismore, Oban, Argyll, PA34|
|9||Dunadd Fort (HS)||by Lochgilphead, Argyll, PA31 8|
|10||Connel Bridge||by Oban, Argyll, PA37|
|11||Hynish||Isle of Tiree, Hebrides, PA77|
|12||Achnabreck Prehistoric Rock Carvings (HS)||by Lochgilphead, Argyll, PA31|
|13||Lochbuie Stone Circle||Isle of Mull, Argyll, PA62|
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