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The lost village of Port a’ Charrain

The lost village of Port a’ Charrain

A flock of sheep are stock-still on the beach, heads raised, horns alert. A curlew, a blackbird, and a gull are busily rearranging the seaweed; they appear to be squabbling. Three oystercatchers are hurrying somewhere. A heron, like a predatory medieval cleric (can’t explain that read more

Achuaran—Creagan Breac—Triangulation Pillar—Balimackillichan—Clachan

Achuaran—Creagan Breac—Triangulation Pillar—Balimackillichan—Clachan

Biked to Achuaran then through Stronacraoibh on foot to Baile Geamhraidh where the wildflowers were blooming and the cattle were interested but we were careful not to disturb them and their beautiful bull. Down to Laggan where Duncan Livingstone was busy on his tractor topping read more