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Algernon Islay de Courcy Lyons (662 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
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
Jura, Scotland (3,456 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 the United Kingdom (1,086 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
1847 in Ireland (803 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 (4,670 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
John Campbell (1770–1809) (597 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
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
Keith Charters (240 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
Dál Riata (6,717 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
Inner Hebrides (6,158 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
That Boutique-y Whisky Company (267 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Lomond North British Strathclyde Blended Malt #1 Blended Malt #2 Islay Blended Malt #1 Islay Blended Malt #2 Blended Whisky #1 FEW Heaven Hill "About
Carvel, Alberta (190 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
Hebrides (7,007 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 (1,127 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 (3,051 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 three 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
Argyll (1,365 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Robertson of Port Ellen KT, GCMG, FRSA, FRSE, PC (born 12 April 1946, George Islay MacNeill Robertson), British Labour politician and tenth Secretary General
Johnnie Walker (4,299 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
taking Black Label as a blueprint and influenced by peaty West Coast and Islay malts and matured in heavily charred old oak casks. Green Label: an
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
Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy (film) (2,956 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 Murdoch (editor) (885 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
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
Somhairle Mac Domhnail (510 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
months the overturned Campbell control of hereditary MacDonald lands in Islay, Jura Colonsay and Kintyre, but fled to Ireland when Archibald Campbell
Battle of Flodden (7,867 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
1923 in Scotland (553 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
MV Catriona (454 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
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 (1,960 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
Scottish literature in the nineteenth century (3,266 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
Phenol (4,098 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
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
Clan MacDonell of Glengarry (1,555 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
Dubh Artach (2,082 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
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
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
James Lind (1736–1812) (938 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
1840s (9,537 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
 549. ISBN 1-85986-000-1.  "The Exmouth - a terrible tragedy on Islay". Isle of Islay. 2011. Retrieved 2012-07-13.  "The Exmouth shipwreck off the Antrim
Lewis (6,061 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)
Scotland (18,629 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
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
James I of Scotland (9,950 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
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 (3,886 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
Inverness (8,407 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 (8,338 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
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 Colonsey from an aged warrior called Colkitto (known as Colla Ciotach
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 (12,192 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
Clan MacAulay (10,202 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
MV Saturn (1,756 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
Scottish literature (9,784 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
Kenneth Macpherson (1,780 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
Basildon Park (5,739 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 (22,339 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