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Sound of Jura (215 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article

he was writing his novel Nineteen Eighty-Four It is not to be confused with the Sound of Islay, which lies between Jura and Islay. Coordinates: 55°58′50″N
Algernon Islay de Courcy Lyons (652 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Algernon Islay de Courcy Lyons (1922–1993) was a Welsh photographer, novelist and linguist. Born in Langland, Glamorgan, Wales on 7 March 1922, the
1847 in the United Kingdom (1,098 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
brig Exmouth carrying emigrants from Derry bound for Quebec is wrecked off Islay with only three survivors from more than 250 on board. May – the Architectural
Jura, Scotland (4,365 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
in the Inner Hebrides of Scotland, adjacent to and to the north-east of Islay. Compared with its fertile and more populous neighbour, Jura is mountainous
1847 in Ireland (816 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
brig Exmouth carrying emigrants from Derry bound for Quebec is wrecked off Islay with only three survivors from more than 250 on board. May – typhus epidemic
List of Inner Hebrides (4,678 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Scotland. There are 36 inhabited islands in this archipelago, of which Islay, Mull and Skye are the largest and most populous. The islands of Scotland's
Bailie Nicol Jarvie (380 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
original recipe due to market forces. Single malts from the Highlands, Islay and Speyside are blended together with a grain whisky from Ayrshire. In
John Campbell (1770–1809) (591 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
Colonel John Campbell, of Shawfield and Islay (c. 1770 – 13 March 1809) was a Scottish soldier in the British Army, and briefly a politician. After his
Keith Charters (238 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
will see him visiting 27 schools. In September 2008 he will present at the Islay Book Festival, followed by the Arran Book Festival. In November 2008 he
Inner Hebrides (6,174 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
a disparate archipelago. The largest islands are, from south to north, Islay, Jura, Mull, Rùm and Skye. Skye is the largest and most populous of all
Dál Riata (6,777 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
name to the district of Lorn Cenél nÓengusa (kindred of Óengus) based on Islay Cenél nGabráin (kindred of Gabrán) based in Kintyre Cenél Comgaill (kindred
1863 in Scotland (284 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
the Clearances on his native Islay, Fios Thun A' Bhard, is published as a broadsheet in Glasgow. George MacDonald's novel David Elginbrod is published
That Boutique-y Whisky Company (271 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Strathclyde Blended Malt #1 Blended Malt #2 Blended Malt #4 6yo Islay Blended Malt #1 Islay Blended Malt #2 Blended Whisky #1 FEW Heaven Hill "About
Carvel, Alberta (207 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
kilometres (22 mi) west of Edmonton. The town's name is derived from the novel Richard Carvel by the American writer Winston Churchill. Carvel's largest
Argyll (2,213 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
17th century, under instruction from James VI, the Campbells were sent to Islay and Jura - MacDonald territory - to subdue the MacDonalds. The sheriffdom
Hebrides (7,087 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
the south. The Inner Hebrides lie closer to mainland Scotland and include Islay, Jura, Skye, Mull, Raasay, Staffa and the Small Isles. There are 36 inhabited
S. R. Crockett (1,116 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
University. A biography of S.R. Crockett was published in 1991, by Dr. Islay Donaldson. In 2014 The Galloway Raiders [2] was set up as a literary society
1847 (3,059 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Exmouth, carrying Irish emigrants from Derry bound for Quebec, is wrecked off Islay, with only 3 survivors from more than 250 on board. May – The Architectural
Rancho Los Guilicos (710 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Pecho y Islay in San Luis Obispo County. In 1845, Wilson moved his family from San Luis Obispo to Rancho Cañada de los Osos & Pacheco y Islay, built an
David Reay (398 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Environment Research Council. Reay's key peer reviewed publications include novel work on global carbon sinks, the soil methane sink, and nitrous oxide emissions
Scottish Gaelic literature (4,315 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Uilleam Mac Dhun Lèibhe's (William Livingstone, 1808–70) protest against the Islay clearances in "Fios Thun a' Bhard" ("A Message for the Poet") and Seonaidh
1815 in Scotland (624 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
opens to business as Scotland's first mutual life insurance office. On Islay, Ardbeg distillery begins commercial production and Laphroaig distillery
John Murdoch (editor) (884 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
19th century Murdoch was born in Ardclach, Nairn and brought up on Islay. He served as an exciseman in Ireland and Lancashire. He retired to Inverness
Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy (film) (2,975 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
physics department of Imperial College London. The exterior shots of the Islay Hotel, a run-down hotel described in the film as being near Liverpool Street
John Maclean (Scottish socialist) (3,173 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
his death. The Scottish Esperanto poet and novelist John Islay Francis (1924-2012) in his novel La Granda Kaldrono ("The Big Cauldron") published in 1978
1923 in Scotland (654 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
conversion from cable to electric traction. 12 August–8 November – Eallabus on Islay records 89 successive rain-days, a British record. 10 October – First BBC
1829 in Scotland (594 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
manufacturers in Edinburgh. Port Charlotte distillery is established on Islay; Auchtermuchty distillery is also established. January – George Rodgers
William Douglas, 8th Earl of Douglas (688 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
entered with Alexander Lindsay, the 'Tiger' Earl of Crawford, and John of Islay. Upon Douglas's refusal, the king stabbed him as did the several men with
Gulf of Corryvreckan (1,747 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
the island of Islay produces a cask strength whisky named Corryvreckan. Its changeability is used in the climactic ending of the novel Commissionaire
Scottish literature in the nineteenth century (3,265 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Uilleam Mac Dhun Lèibhe's (William Livingstone, 1808–70) objection to the Islay clearances in "Fios Thun a' Bhard" ("A Message for the Poet") and Seonaidh
Somhairle Mac Domhnail (510 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
months he overturned Campbell control of hereditary MacDonald lands in Islay, Jura Colonsay and Kintyre, but fled to Ireland when Archibald Campbell
Johnnie Walker (14,300 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Walker, a teetotaller, was selling spirits, including Rum, Brandy, Gin and Islay whisky. In short order, he switched to dealing mainly in whisky. Since blending
Battle of Flodden (7,871 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
from attacking France in breach of their treaty. Henry's exchange with Islay Herald or the Lyon King on 11 August at his tent at the siege was recorded
MV Catriona (489 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
entered service on the Tarbert to Portavadie route in 2014. Catriona is a novel written by Robert Louis Stevenson in 1893. Catriona was awarded ‘Electric
Harris, Scotland (1,785 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Gaelic name "Na Hearadh" was also an earlier term for the Rinns of Islay. Harris divides naturally into northern and southern parts which are
Alan Arthur Wells (670 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
prototype wave-power plant based on an oscillating water column on the Isle of Islay. He later also contributed to two further prototypes,the OSPREY device in
Sam Steele (2,001 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
youngest daughter of Neil Maclain MacDonald of Ardnamurchan, a native of Islay. Neil MacDonald was a grandson of Captain Godfrey MacNeil of Barra, and
South Uist (4,929 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
group of Somerled's descendants). Amy married the MacDonald leader, John of Islay, but a decade later he divorced her, and married the king's niece instead
Phenol (4,128 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Phenol is a measurable component in the aroma and taste of the distinctive Islay scotch whisky, generally ~30 ppm, but it can be over 160ppm in the malted
Clan MacDonell of Glengarry (1,566 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Kingdom of Moray that was ruled by the Picts. Ranald was the son of John of Islay, Lord of the Isles, and Ranald himself had five sons. One of them was Alan
Historical novels by Nigel Tranter set between 1286 and 1603 (929 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Nigel Tranter, see here. 1306-29? The central character is Angus Og of Islay. First published in 1975, ISBN 978-0-340-19129-3 1296–1305 The central
Dubh Artach (2,089 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
of Ireland to Scotland. This land mass included the islands of Jura and Islay and was probably connected to the mainland of Scotland by an isthmus near
Barra (3,241 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
group of Somerled's descendants). Amy married the MacDonald leader, John of Islay, but a decade later he divorced her, and married the king's niece instead
Linwood bank robbery (656 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
forced to retire from the police force due to his injuries; he died on Islay in November 2000, aged 74. A family friend told how for every night until
Lewis (6,165 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
north-western Scotland by the 14th century. The Lords of the Isles were based on Islay, but controlled all of the Hebrides. They were descended from Somerled (Somhairle)
James Lind (1736–1812) (955 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
Maskelyne; and in 1775 a portable wind gauge. He gave Thomas Pennant a map of Islay, and a measurement of its longitude. At his private press at Windsor, Lind
Battle of Harlaw (4,059 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
sceptical of its antiquity. Sir Walter Scott mentions Harlaw in his 1816 novel The Antiquary, particularly in Elspeth's ballad in Chapter 40. Tradition
Scotland (20,613 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
ISBN 0-304-35385-X.  The earliest known evidence is a flint arrowhead from Islay. See Moffat, Alistair (2005) Before Scotland: The Story of Scotland Before
List of San Francisco placename etymologies (786 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Ingalls Street Rufus Ingalls Islais Creek From a Salinan word, slay or islay, a type of wild cherry. Irving Street Washington Irving Isadora Duncan
Sir Charles Trevelyan, 1st Baronet (3,887 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
secondly, on 14 October 1875, Eleanor Anne, daughter of Walter Campbell of Islay. He entered the East India Company's Bengal civil service as a writer in
James I of Scotland (9,954 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
MacKintoshes) and Clan Cameron, was heavily defeated. Alexander escaped probably to Islay but James continued his assault on the Lordship by taking the strongholds
Inverness (8,689 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
the Beauly Firth. On his way to the Battle of Harlaw in 1411, Donald of Islay harried the city, and sixteen years later James I held a parliament in the
Outer Hebrides (8,371 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
although by the early 14th century the MacDonald Lords of the Isles, based on Islay, were in theory these chiefs' feudal superiors and managed to exert some
Lady Charlotte Bury (1,269 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
MP for Argyllshire 1822–32 and 1835–41, and inheritor of the island of Islay John George (1800–1830), married Ellen, daughter of Sir Fitzwilliam Barrington
St Kilda, Scotland (12,385 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
sites remain from that period. A Beaufighter LX798 based at Port Ellen on Islay crashed into Conachair within 100 metres (328 ft) of the summit on the night
Manus O'Cahan's Regiment (3,434 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
that feud, the Campbells had seized ownership of the Hebridean isles of Islay and Colonsay from an aged warrior called Colkitto (known as Colla Ciotach
Clan MacAulay (10,328 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
MacAulay of Ardincaple, with twenty of his men, accompanied the Bishop to Islay to demand the surrender of the castle. On 26 March 1639, Covenanters captured
Kenneth Macpherson (1,819 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
"Villa Tuoro", which he shared with his lover, the photographer, Algernon Islay de Courcy Lyons. Bryher supported her husband and his friend on Capri, requesting
Scottish literature (9,796 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Uilleam Mac Dhun Lèibhe's (William Livingstone, 1808–70) protest against the Islay and Seonaidh Phàdraig Iarsiadair's (John Smith, 1848–81) condemnation of
MV Saturn (1,753 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
at Port Ellen, Port Askaig and Kennacraig to test her suitability on the Islay service. Saturn also carried out special cruises from Gourock and Dunoon
Basildon Park (5,784 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
addition to Basildon, Morrison owned several estates, including Fonthill and Islay. The mansions provided a setting for his huge art collection, which included
List of compositions for viola: A to B (22,434 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
1951) 4 Dance Preludes for viola and piano (1991); Scottish Music Centre 3 Islay Sketches for violin and viola (2006); Scottish Music Centre Such Sweet Sorrow
List of shipwrecks in 1841 (7,810 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Perthshire  United Kingdom The ship was driven ashore on the north coast of Islay. She was on a voyage from Saint John, New Brunswick, British North America