We use cookies to track usage and preferences. See Cookie Policy
Pocketmags Digital Magazines
CA
Pocketmags Digital Magazines
   You are currently viewing the Canada version of the site.
Would you like to switch to your local site?
Digital Subscriptions > The Oban Times & Lochaber Times > 26th January 2016 > Hugh Smith’s letter from Islay

Hugh Smith’s letter from Islay

Kildalton Castle

STANDING surrounded by woodland north-east of Port Ellen is the ruined Victorian country house known as Kildalton Castle.

It was designed by architect John Burnet in 1867 and built three years later for local landowner, distiller and politician John Ramsay, who had taken out a lease on the rundown Port Ellen distillery.

Ramsay reversed the fortunes of the ailing distillery, improved the island port’s docking facilities and was also a pioneer of whisky exports to the Americas.

READ MORE
Purchase options below
Find the complete article and many more in this issue of The Oban Times & Lochaber Times - 26th January 2016
If you own the issue, Login to read the full article now.
Single Issue - 26th January 2016
$1.39
Or 139 points
Annual Digital Subscription
Only $ 0.90 per issue
SAVE
35%
$46.99
Or 4699 points
6 Month Digital Subscription
Only $ 0.96 per issue
SAVE
31%
$24.99
Or 2499 points

View Issues

About The Oban Times & Lochaber Times

Oban: Fury over airport oil depot No naming and shaming over dog fouling Fort William: Union blasts ambulance shortage

Other Articles in this Issue


Ways to Pay Pocketmags Payment Types
At Pocketmags you get Secure Billing Great Offers HTML Reader Gifting options Loyalty Points