Identification Longshot and Talking Point 749

  Brumas 21:13 PM 19 Oct 12

Good Evening All.

Some more water...

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  john bunyan 21:16 PM 19 Oct 12

Corran Ferry Nr Ardnamurchan Scotland.

  john bunyan 21:17 PM 19 Oct 12

Over Loch Linnhe. Been there with RM

  john bunyan 21:19 PM 19 Oct 12

Here: Loch Linnhe

  Brumas 21:19 PM 19 Oct 12

john bunyan, Well Done, we were there earlier this year, on the way to Mull, they now have a more up to date ferry.

  Aitchbee 22:02 PM 19 Oct 12

Ardnamurchan (Highland) Probably 'promontory of the otters'.

Ard (Scottish Gaelic) 'promontory';

na; (Scottish Gaelic) 'of the';

muir-chon (Scottish Gaelic) 'sea dogs'.

A less likely derivation of the last two parts of this name, muir-chol (Scottish Gaelic) 'sea villany', suggests piracy, which may have been associated with this remote peninsula. The point marks the westernmost edge of the Scottish mainland.


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