Ardchattan Parish : past and present

Images around the parish (Barcaldine, Benderloch, North Connel and Bonawe), memories and historical records

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May 2011 - A ride through North Argyll following the route of the The Last Man Hanged for Horse-stealing in Scotland by the descendant of man who was hunting him ! Stopped off in Benderloch for a photo opportunity .. handsome men on a very handsome horses ! John's ancestor followed the trail of a broken shoe for seven days from Ayrshire to Appin and apprehended the a secluded glen. He still hopes that someone might know which glen was a traditional tinkers camp in 'Medderloch District' in the 18th/19th centuries. (Meaderloch = Benderloch_